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Writing Diaspora in the West: Intimacy, Identity and the New Marginalism
In Writing Diaspora in the West, Peter McCarthy argues that the surveyors and theoreticians of modern human subjectivity have discovered in the margins a motherland, nourishing and nurturing them in the fantastic culture of what he terms the 'new marginalism'. This culture, McCarthy argues, is the product of a certain fantasy, the projection of a subjective homeland onto t ...more
Hardcover, 280 pages
Published March 15th 2009 by Palgrave Macmillan
(first published 2009)
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