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SPAN 7691: Seminar on Spanish American Literature: Post-Colonial Thought / Analysis

Encabezamientos (LCSH) / Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH)


Postcolonialism--United States.

Postcolonialism--<name of country>.

Postcolonialism in literature.


Imperialism in literature.


Colonies in literature.


Decolonization in literature.

<Name of country>--Literature--<18th / 19th / 20th> century.

Developing countries--Literatures--History and criticism.

Reference Materials / Obras de Consulta

Impresos / Print Resources

Benjamin, Thomas. Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism Since 1450. 3 vols. Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, 2007. Print. Reference. JV22 .E535 2007

Over four hundred signed articles discussing Western colonialism cover such aspects as economic concepts and ideas, explorations and migrations, industries, organizations and institutions, people and peoples, religions, scientific and cultural practices,and wars and conflicts.

Hawley, John C. Encyclopedia of Postcolonial Studies. Westport, Conn: Greenwood Press, 2001. Print. Reference PN849.U43 E53 2001

Recursos Electrónicos / Electronic Resources

Benjamin, Thomas. Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism Since 1450. Detroit, Mich: Macmillan Reference USA, 2007. Internet resource. 

Hawley, John C. Encyclopedia of Postcolonial Studies. Westport, Conn: Greenwood Press, 2001. Internet resource. 

Snodgrass, Mary E. Encyclopedia of the Literature of Empire. New York: Facts on File, 2010. Internet resource. 

Otras Fuentes / Other Sources

Impresos  / Print Resources

Mongia, Padmini. Contemporary Postcolonial Theory: A Reader. London: Arnold, 1996. Print. PN771 .C595 1996

San Juan, E. Beyond Postcolonial Theory. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1998. Print. D883 .S16 1998

Writers in between Languages: Minority Literatures in the Global Scene. Ed. Mari J. Olaziregi. Reno: Center for Basque Studies/University of Nevada, 2009. Print.  PH5281 .W75 2009

Contributions presented at an international symposium organized by the Center for Basque Studies, University of Nevada, Reno, held at that university May 15-17, 2008. ... Collection of articles by Basque writers and American and European academics on the globalization of literature, postcolonialism, and new ethnic landscapes. Also treats topics such as center and periphery dualities, subaltern identities, so-called borderlands thought, and the effect of Creoleness.

Recursos Electrónicos / Electronic Resources

Aldama, Frederick L. A User's Guide to Postcolonial and Latino Borderland Fiction. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2009. Internet resource

Beard, Jennifer. The Political Economy of Desire: International Law, Development and the Nation State. New York: Routledge-Cavendish, 2007. Internet resource. 

Britton, Celia. Edouard Glissant and Postcolonial Theory: Strategies of Language and Resistance. Charlottesville, Va: University Press of Virginia, 1999. Internet resource. 

Chrisman, Laura. Postcolonial Contraventions: Cultural Readings of Race, Imperialism, and Transnationalism. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2003. Internet resource. 

DeCaires, Narain D. Contemporary Caribbean Women's Poetry: Making Style. London: Routledge, 2003. Internet resource. 

Döring, Tobias. Caribbean-english Passages: Intertexuality in a Postcolonial Tradition. London: Routledge, 2003. Internet resource. 

Gandhi, Leela. Postcolonial Theory: A Critical Introduction. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1998. Internet resource. 

Horswell, Michael J. Decolonizing the Sodomite: Queer Tropes of Sexuality in Colonial Andean Culture. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2005. Internet resource. 

Isaac, Allan P. American Tropics: Articulating Filipino America. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2006. Internet resource. 

Johnston, Ingrid, and Jyoti Mangat. Reading Practices, Postcolonial Literature, and Cultural Mediation in the Classroom. Rotterdam: SensePublishers, 2012. Internet resource. 

Kempadoo, Kamala. Sexing the Caribbean: Gender, Race, and Sexual Labor. New York, N.Y: Routledge, 2004. Internet resource. 

Lazarus, Neil. Nationalism and Cultural Practice in the Postcolonial World. Cambridge [England: Cambridge University Press, 1999. Internet resource. 

López, Alfred J. Posts and Pasts: A Theory of Postcolonialism. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2001. Internet resource. 

Postcolonial Whiteness: A Critical Reader on Race and Empire. Ed. Alfred J. López.  Albany: State University of New York Press, 2005. Internet resource. 

Punter, David. Postcolonial Imaginings: Fictions of a New World Order. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2000. Internet resource. 

Race, Rhetoric, and the Postcolonial. Ed. Gary A. Olson and Lynn Worsham. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1999. Internet resource.