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Counter-discursive strategies in first-world migrant writing.

Petra Fachinger

Counter-discursive strategies in first-world migrant writing.

by Petra Fachinger

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Published by University Microfilms in Ann Arbor .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Photocopy of thesis (Ph.D.) - University of British Columbia, 1997.

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Open LibraryOL20830347M

Fachinger, Petra. Counter-Discursive Strategies in ‘First World’ Migration Writing. Ph.D. Comparative Literature. University of British Columbia, Padovan, Graziella. Memorie Etniche e Strutture Metanarrative nei Romanzi di Joy Kogawa e Caterina Edwards. M.A. Lingue e Letterature Germaniche e Romanze. Università di Udine. Writing from the Margins - and Beyond.., Hannelore van Ryneveld University of Cape Town Abstract In Jose F. A. Oliver published his first poetry volume AufBrucb in Germany. His standing as a German-speaking poet from Spanish Andalusian stock was linked to theGastarbeiterhteratur, or migrant worker.

The book traces the powerful economic forces at play in today’s globalized world and includes policy prescriptions for making the American immigration system more responsive to labor market needs. Books. December Young Children of Black Immigrants in . National Migrant Integration Strategy. Our Strategy was adopted by Government in to provide a framework for the actions required by all Government Departments and Agencies, as well as Local Authorities, to support the effective integration of migrants in Ireland. Implementation of our Strategy File Size: 2MB.

writing of books, in addition to their classification, design, publica-tion, translation, anthologizing, and reception across multiple geographies. Books are no longer imagined to exist in a single liter-ary system but may exist, now and in the future, in several literary systems, through various and uneven practices of world circulation. Focuses on identifying counter-discursive strategies, and applies postcolonial theory concerned with textual resistance to the German situation. This book relates marginal writing in Germany to similar forms of writing in other national and cultural contexts.


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