Postcolonial Interventions Vol. IV, Issue 1 (January 2019)

Editor’s Note Abin Chakraborty

Featured Article:

Sarah Ilott – Encounters with the Neighbour in 1970s’ British Multicultural Comedy



  1. Laura Wright – “Go Back to Africa”: Afrocentrism, the 2016 NFL Protests, and Ryan Coogler’s 2018 Black Panther

         Abstract    Article


  1. Elena Barreca – The Oral Heritage and Linguistic Heteroglossia of Post-Colonial Writings: Bob Marley and the Anglophone Caribbean as a Case Study

        Abstract     Article


  1.  Jeremy Patterson– Edouard Glissant’s and Edward Braithwaite’s Appropriations of Colonial Languages

        Abstract       Article


4. Suzy Woltmann – Annie John, the Postcolonial Palimpsest, and the Limits of Adaptation

        Abstract       Article


5. Eric Nsuh Zumboshi – Political Ontology and Postcolonial Poetry: A Study of Nol Alembong’s The Passing Wind and Titus Moetsabi’s Fruits and Other Poems.

    Abstract       Article


6. Ayendy Bonifacio – Postcolonial Memory, Queer Nationality, and Modernity: Nostalgia and Retrospection in Shyam Selvadurai’s Funny Boy

    Abstract        Article


7. Alice M. Kelly – Nina Almayer, Aurora Marion and ‘The Cultural Air We
Breathe’: Character Status and Embodiment in Joseph Conrad’s
Almayer’s Folly and Chantal Akerman’s La Folie Almayer.

        Abstract        Article


8. Mary Harmony I. Guevarra – Gazing at the Pinoy Pride’s Body: Manny Pacquiao’s Athletic Body as Metaphor-Product of the National/Colonial Imaginary

     Abstract         Article


9. Paula Brauer – “Doors That Could Take You Elsewhere” – Migration, Magic
and Rancièrian Dissensus in Mohsin Hamid’s Exit West

Abstract            Article



Rafat Ali – Review of Restating Orientalism: A Critique of Modern Knowledge by Wael B. Hallaq. New York: Columbia University Press, 2018


    Note on Contributors

Postcolonial Interventions Vol. III, Issue 2: Postcolonial Humour

Postcolonial Interventions Vol. III, Issue 1: Borders, Barriers and Bridges

Postcolonial Interventions Vol. II, Issue 2: Struggles, Sutures, Selves

Postcolonial Interventions, Vol. II, Issue 1: What ish my nation?

Postcolonial Interventions, Vol. I, Issue 2: Postcolonial Shakespeares

Postcolonial Interventions, Vol.1, Issue I

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