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Author Burton, Antoinette M., 1961- author.

Title Africa in the Indian imagination : race and the politics of postcolonial citation / Antoinette Burton.

Published Durham : Duke University Press, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  303.4825406 BURT    AVAILABLE
Physical description xv, 184 pages ; 23 cm
Notes Originally published as Brown over Black by :Gurgaon : Three Essays Collective, 2012.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Citing/siting Africa in the Indian postcolonial imagination -- "Every secret thing"? Racial politics in Ansuyah R. Singh's Behold the earth mourns (1960) -- Race and the politics of position: above and below in Frank Moraes' The Importance of being black (1965) -- Fictions of postcolonial development: race, intimacy and Afro-Asian solidarity in Chanakya Sen's The morning after (1973) -- Hands and feet: Phyllis Naidoo's impressions of anti-apartheid history (2002-2006).
Other author Hofmeyr, Isabel, writer of foreword.
Subject Race -- Political aspects -- India.
Race -- Political aspects -- Africa.
Postcolonialism -- India.
Postcolonialism -- Africa.
Indic fiction (English) -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Race in literature.
India -- Relations -- Africa.
Africa -- Relations -- India.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Variant Title Brown over black
ISBN 9780822361480