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Contents: Volume 7, Issue 2 (Winter/Spring 2003)


Editor's Introduction


Helen Gilbert, Great Adventures in Nursing:
Colonial Discourse and Health Care Delivery in Canada's North

Patrick McGee, Humpty Dumpty and the Despotism of Fact:
A Critique of Stephen Howe's Ireland and Empire

Kareva Mateata-Allain, Ma'ohi Women
Writers of Colonial French Polynesia:
Passive Resistance toward a Post(-)colonial Literature

Hechmi Trabelsi, Transcultural Writing:
Ahdaf Soueif's Aisha as a Case Study

Reiland Rabaka, Deliberately Using the Word 'Colonial'
in a Much Broader Sense";
W.E.B. Du Bois's Concept of 'Semi-Colonialism'
as Critique of and Contribution to Postcolonialism

Alicia Jenkins, Voices from Under the Cliff:

Emilian Kavalski, Notions of Voluntary Identity and
Citizenship in Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands

Klaus de Albuquerque, Goliath:
Short Fiction

Kevin Perromat Augustín, Adventures in Imperial Anthropography
(A Nineteenth-Century Pastiche)

Jorge J. Barrueto, Discovering the "Bizarre":
The Peruvian Indian, Travel Writing, and Temporal Distancing
in Vargas Llosa's Historia de Mayta

K. Suneetha Rani, Travelogue as (Post)Colonial Satire:
Mokkapati Narashimha Sastry's Barrister Parvatheesam

Edward O. Ako and Blossom Fondo, Alterity and the Imperial Agenda:
Mary Kingsley's Travels in West Africa and
Gerald Durrell's The Bafut Beagles

Lamia Tayeb, Martha's Odyssey: The Motif of the Journey
in Doris Lessing's The Children of Violence

Bernard Wilson, Sketches, Vignettes, & Brush Strokes:
Portraits of the (Malaysian) Writer as a Young Man


Harry Garuba, Conjuctions of Impulse in the African Literary Imagination
Review of The African Imagination: Literature in Africa and the Black Diaspora. By F. Abiola Irele.

Chun-yen Jo Chen, 'Are We There Yet?' 'History' as a Postcolonial Dilemma
Review of Provincializing Europe: Postcolonial Thought and Historical Difference. By Dipesh Chakrabarty.

Suzie Suriam, Inter/National Identities
Review of Postcolonial Theory and the United States: Race, Ethnicity, and Literature. Edited by Amritjit Singh and Peter Schmidt.

John Hickman, Stranger in a Golden Land
Review of The Iron Road: A Stand for Truth and Democracy in Burma. By James Mawdsley.

Susan Muaddi Darraj, Jordan Crossings
Review of Colonial Effects: The Making of National Identity in Jordan. By Joseph A. Massad.

Maureen E. Ruprecht Fadem, "The Movement Toward Self Definition"
Review of Illiterate Heart. By Meena Alexander.

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