ENGL 3010: Postcolonialism
Books in the Library
Post-colonial theory focuses on writings by colonial powers or about colonized countries/states/regions, as well as works by colonized individuals. "Post-colonial theory looks at issues of power, economics, politics, religion, and culture and how these elements work in relation to colonial hegemony (western colonizers controlling the colonized)".
Source: Purdue OWL: Postcolonial Criticism 1900-present.
Subject Headings and Keywords
When searching for information in the library catalog, databases, or internet search engines, use these subject headings or keywords:
- Ethnic Groups in Literature
- Ethnicity and Literature
- Imperialism in Literature
- Literature and Society
- Literature and Politics
- Postcolonialism in Literature