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The Resource Disaster writing : the cultural politics of catastrophe in Latin America, Mark D. Anderson

Disaster writing : the cultural politics of catastrophe in Latin America, Mark D. Anderson

Label
Disaster writing : the cultural politics of catastrophe in Latin America
Title
Disaster writing
Title remainder
the cultural politics of catastrophe in Latin America
Statement of responsibility
Mark D. Anderson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anderson, Mark D.
Dewey number
860.9/3556
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PQ7081
LC item number
.A566 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New world studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Latin American literature
  • Disasters in literature
  • Catastrophes (Geology) in literature
  • Literature and society
  • National characteristics in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Catastrophes (Geology) in literature
  • Disasters in literature
  • Latin American literature
  • Literature and society
  • National characteristics in literature
  • Latin America
  • Literatur
  • Naturkatastrophe
  • Lateinamerika
  • Literatur
  • Naturkatastrophe (Motiv)
  • Lateinamerika
Summary expansion
In the aftermath of disaster, literary and other cultural representations of the event can play a role in the renegotiation of political power. Here, the author analyses four natural disasters in Latin America that acquired national significance and symbolism through literary mediation
Label
Disaster writing : the cultural politics of catastrophe in Latin America, Mark D. Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Approaching disaster -- Disaster and the "New patria": Cyclone San Zenón and Trujillo's rewriting of the Dominican Republic -- Drought and the literary construction of risk in northeastern Brazil -- Volcanic identities: explosive nationalism and the disastered subject in Central American literature -- Fault lines: Mexico's 1985 earthquake and the politics of narration -- On writing and the nationalization of catastrophe
Control code
785943545
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613585837
Lccn
2011015738
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780813931968
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6tb2tq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785943545
Label
Disaster writing : the cultural politics of catastrophe in Latin America, Mark D. Anderson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Approaching disaster -- Disaster and the "New patria": Cyclone San Zenón and Trujillo's rewriting of the Dominican Republic -- Drought and the literary construction of risk in northeastern Brazil -- Volcanic identities: explosive nationalism and the disastered subject in Central American literature -- Fault lines: Mexico's 1985 earthquake and the politics of narration -- On writing and the nationalization of catastrophe
Control code
785943545
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613585837
Lccn
2011015738
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780813931968
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt6tb2tq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)785943545

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