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A Literary Map of Spain in the 21st Century

by Graciela Susana Boruszko (Author)
Monographs XII, 184 Pages
Series: Postcolonial Studies, Volume 19

Summary

A Literary Map of Spain in the 21st Century is a unique scholarly publication that participates in the debates of literary researchers by exploring the linguistic and literary map of Spain in the twenty-first century. Each chapter is centered in a particular cultural and linguistic area of Spain; and there the study extrapolates to other regions of interest. This book covers all or at least most of the sociolinguistic and literary environments of Spain. It is a comprehensive study of the new trends and attitudes towards linguistic and literary coexistence in a linguistically diverse nation. By painting a panoramic retrospective view of the evolution of this coexistence during the twenty-first century, Graciela Susana Boruszko brings new light to the current global scenario.
The comparative approach of the study constitutes an excellent scholar contribution to the field of comparative literature and linguistics, Spanish linguistics, and Spanish cultural studies. While being centered in literary and linguistic analysis, this book will also appeal to scholars in adjacent academic fields, such as political science, sociology, sociolinguistics, ethnolinguistics, psycholinguistics, contemporary history, social studies, cultural studies, intercultural studies, gender studies, and European studies.

Details

Pages
XII, 184
ISBN (Hardcover)
9781433119866
Language
English
Published
New York, Bern, Berlin, Bruxelles, Frankfurt am Main, Oxford, Wien, 2013. XII, 184 pp.

Biographical notes

Graciela Susana Boruszko (Author)

Graciela Susana Boruszko is Associate Professor at Pepperdine University. She also directs an International Research Group, Identidades Emergentes En Las Literaturas de la Cartografía Española, as well as participates in other international research groups on Comparative Literature. Dr. Boruszko has published numerous articles including «Narratives of the Transnational: A Quest for Meaning a Study of ‘Moby Dick or the Whale’» in International Journal of the Humanities and «History, Culture and Religion Migrate into Multicultural Literary Images Shaping an Interpretation of National Identities» in Utah Foreign Language Review. A Literary Map of Spain in the 21st Century contains a portion of Dr. Boruszko’s larger project that involves identity studies in the comparative literature field of other cultures from Europe, the Middle East, Latin America, and the United States in modern and ancient times.

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