Investigating a wide range of disciplinary and cultural concerns, "Displacement, Diaspora, and Geographies of Identity" challenges conventional understandings of identity based on notion of nation and culture as bounded or discrete. Through careful examinations of various transnational, hybrid, border, and diasporic forces and practices, these essays push at the edge of cultural studies, postmodernism, and postcolonial theory and raise crucial questions about ethnographic methodology. This volume exemplifies a cross ...

Displacement/Diaspora - CL 1996, Duke University Press

ISBN-13: 9780822317104