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Postcolonial literature and the biblical call for justice / edited by Susan VanZanten Gallagher
Bib ID 50379
Format BookBook
Description Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, c1994 
viii, 258 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0878057234
Full contents
  • Introduction: New Conversations on Postcolonial Literature / Susan VanZanten Gallagher
  • 1. Experience, Existence, and Mystery: Biblical Ideas of Justice in Postcolonial Fiction / Ed Block, Jr.
  • 2. The Kingdom of God on Earth: Ernesto Cardenal's Salmos / Terry DeHay
  • 3. Biblical Justice and the Military Hero in Two Novels of Gabriel Garcia Marquez / Lourdes Elena Morales-Gudmundsson
  • 4. Mask and Mirror: Isabel Allende's Mechanism for Justice in The House of the Spirits / Claudia Marie Kovach
  • 5. Deciphering the Wounds: The Politics of Torture and Julio Cortazar's Literature of Embodiment / Lois Parkinson Zamora
  • 6. Charles Eastman, Nicholas Black Elk, and the Construction of Religious Identity / Bradley J. Monsma
  • 7. We Wretched of the Earth: The Search for a Language of Justice / John C. Hawley
  • 8. The Dialogical Imagination of Chinua Achebe / Susan VanZanten Gallagher
  • 9. "The Sound of the Horn of Justice" in Ngugi wa Thiong'o's Narrative / Oliver Lovesey.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-247) and index.

Subjects Christianity and literature.  |  Literature, Modern -- History and literature.  |  Decolonization in literature.  |  Imperialism in literature.  |  Colonies in literature.  |  Justice in literature.  |  Postcolonialism.
Other authors/contributors Gallagher, Susan V

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