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Community Boundaries and Border Crossings: Critical Essays by Kristen Lillvis,Robert Miltner,Molly Fuller,Leila

By Kristen Lillvis,Robert Miltner,Molly Fuller,Leila Aouadi,Sarah A. Chavez,Aoileann Ní Éigeartaigh,Kate Nygren,Lydia Efthymia Roupakia,Dallel Sarnou,Hannah Swamidoss,Jana Tigchelaar,Tana Jean Welch

Globalization and transnationalism have reshaped our groups and their borderlines. groups exceed mounted limitations, current as a substitute within the liminal areas the place narratives intersect, conflict, or cooperate. those liminal spaces—physical and digital, neighborhood and global—provide possibilities for diversifying discussions on diaspora, cultural hybridity, and ethnic id. Ethnic girls writers make major contributions to this discussion in regards to the reconfiguration of individuals and their perimeters.

A multigenre and multicultural textual content, neighborhood obstacles and Border Crossings explores the novels, brief tales, essays, autobiographies, testimonios, performs, poems, and hybrid poetics of proven and rising ethnic ladies writers. This choice of serious essays highlights the hot zones of cultural touch and alternate which are defining the twenty-first century. each one bankruptcy displays an understanding of cultural alterations and demanding situations, attractive readers in a richly efficient dialog in regards to the interconnectedness of border crossings and group barriers.

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