Holly E. Martin's Writing Between Cultures: A Study of Hybrid Narratives in PDF

By Holly E. Martin

ISBN-10: 078646660X

ISBN-13: 9780786466603

Hybrid narrative types are used often by way of authors exploring or residing in multicultural societies as a mode of reflecting multicultural lives. This well timed ebook examines this rhetorical approach, which allows an writer to bridge cultures through literary process. suggestions coated contain multilingualism, magical realism, ironic humor, using mythological figures from the characters’ history cultures, and the presentation of alternative views on landscapes and different areas as on the topic of ethnicity. via investigating parts of ethnic literature relatively, this e-book reaches past the bounds of anybody ethnic crew, a necessary caliber in today’s world.

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