The Post-Colonial Detective
Written by Na Na
Part of the Crime Files Series
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The Post-Colonial Detective by Na NaWhat happens to detective fiction when the detective is post-colonial, a marginalized native or settler in a country recovering from colonialism? This introduction to the peculiarities of the post-colonial detective and to post-colonial theory establishes a context in which to view more than a dozen notable detectives and authors from around the world. The essays present post-colonial detection as an exciting hybrid of western-influenced police methods and plot conventions with indigenous cultural insights and wisdom in exotic settings.
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Palgrave Macmillan an imprint of Palgrave USA
5th May 2001
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