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Emerging Literatures from Northeast India is an amalgam of critical perceptions on writings emanating from the region on issues of identity construct, on hidden colonial burdens that refuse to leave and on the key role that oral traditions continue to play and will do so for some time in any study of the region.

Within the ambit of ‘emerging’ literatures, this book takes into consideration not only the new writings in English and the vernacular being generated from the region, but also the already existing works in the form of translations, thereby making such works accessible for the first time to the rest of the world. Moreover, the book, in critiquing and calling attention to the emerging literatures of the region, is also playing the larger role of providing access to and facilitating the opening up of the region through the academia.

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General Information  
Author(s)Margaret Ch Zama
PublisherSAGE Publications India Pvt Ltd
ISBN9788132110439
Pages212
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearMarch 2013