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Imagining Home

Mark Vinz

Imagining Home

Writing from the Midwest

by Mark Vinz

  • 10 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by University of Minnesota Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Place (Philosophy),
  • Homes and haunts,
  • American Literature (Specific Aspects),
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • American English,
  • English,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Essays,
  • American literature,
  • Authors, American,
  • Literary collections,
  • Middle West

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsThom Tammaro (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8070184M
    ISBN 100816627800
    ISBN 109780816627806

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    There has been a long history of idealism concerning the potential of economic and political developments in Africa, the latest iteration of which emerged around the time of the –8 global financial crisis. Here, Clive Gabay takes a historical approach to Author: Clive Gabay.   Imagining Home by Sidney Lemelle, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(5).

    Decolonisation is a term that alarms some, and gives hope to others. It is an uncomfortable and often bewildering concept for many New Zealanders. This book seeks to demystify decolonisation using illuminating, real-life examples. By exploring the impact of colonisation on Māori and non-Māori alike, Imagining Decolonisation presents a transformative vision of a country that is. Imagining Home: Out of the Tradition review. The NCH closes its week-long exploration of years of cultural history with a freewheeling journey through traditional music and words.


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