Precarious crossings : immigration, neoliberalism, and the Atlantic (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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Precarious crossings : immigration, neoliberalism, and the Atlantic

Author: Alexandra Perisic
Publisher: Columbus : The Ohio State University Press, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A comparative study of contemporary trans-Atlantic immigrant narratives in French, Spanish, and English that examines the shift from cultural difference and national belonging to precarity"--
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Perisic, Alexandra.
Precarious crossings.
Columbus : The Ohio State University Press, ©2019
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexandra Perisic
ISBN: 9780814214107 081421410X 9780814255520 0814255523
OCLC Number: 1096294244
Description: ix, 221 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: Globalizing the Atlantic --
The Atlantic Revisited --
The Indebted Immigrant --
"How to Get Away with Murder": Multinational Corporations and Atlantic Crimes --
Trans-Atlantic Opacity --
Atlantic Undercommons --
Conclusion: Comparative Literature in the Age of Neoliberalism.
Responsibility: Alexandra Perisic.

Abstract:

"A comparative study of contemporary trans-Atlantic immigrant narratives in French, Spanish, and English that examines the shift from cultural difference and national belonging to precarity"--

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Important research on Caribbean, Subsaharan, and Latin American authors

by LatinxProf (WorldCat user published 2020-04-18) Excellent Permalink

Alexandra Perisic's investigation of politically charged contemporary novels provides an important resource for students and teachers of The Global South, Neoliberalism, Postmodernism, and Transatlantic Crossings. This insightful and imaginative scholarly book explores the relationships between the...
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