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Final Paper Preliminary Notes

As I mentioned in a previous post, I’m interested in looking more closely at the relationship between religion (specifically, I think, Christianity) and the African novel, though I haven’t yet decided which text(s) I’d like to bring into conversation with … Continue reading

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Preliminary Paper Ponderances

My own recent scholarship has centered on the difficulties implicit in denoting prescribing stable identities to minority individuals, particularly within the constellation of Asian American studies. My approaches thus far have been a combination of close readings, theoretical interventions, and … Continue reading

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Final Paper Ideas: Metaphor/Allegory in the African Novel

I’m currently torn between two potential areas of focus for my final conference paper, although there is the potential to combine them in some way. The first would look at the use of metaphor and allegory in both the African … Continue reading

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Final Paper Ideas: Postcolonial Gothic in the African Novel

Searching through journals for articles that “sound fun” quickly led me to postcolonial gothic readings of African literature. I ended up creating a short list of ways the gothic can be read into postcolonial or African literature based on the … Continue reading

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Final Paper Step 1

For the final paper here I would like to apply some of the knowledge we have gained in this class and aim it towards my field of education.  I work with middle and high school students and want to be … Continue reading

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