Foreign in International Crime Fiction (BOK)

Jean Anderson

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'The foreigner' is a familiar character in popular crime fiction, from the foreign detective whose outsider status provides a unique perspective on a familiar or exotic location to the xenophobic portrayal of the criminal 'other'. Exploring popular crime fiction from across the world, The Foreign in International Crime Fiction examines these popular works as 'transcultural contact zones' in which writers can tackle such issues as national identity, immigration, globalization and diaspora communities. Offering readings of 20th and 21st-century crime writing from Norway, the UK, India, China, Europe and Australasia, the essays in this book open up new directions for scholarship on crime writing and transnational literatures.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 2014 Forfatter Jean Anderson
Forlag
Bloomsbury Academic
ISBN 9781472569547
Antall sider 256 Dimensjoner 15,6cm x 23,4cm x 2cm
Vekt 454 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Andre medvirkende Barbara Pezzotti, Carolina Miranda, Jean Anderson