Satire plays a prominent and often controversial role in postcolonial fiction. Satire and the Postcolonial Novel offers the first study of this topic, employing the insights of postcolonial comparative theories to revisit Western formulations of qsatireq and the qsatiric.q... in Bakhtina#39;s Menip- pean tradition, using motifs of metamorphic transformation to contest ideas of the self-contained, stable ... In another essay, however, Booker sources the novela#39;s thematic pattern of death and rebirth in the narrative ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Satire and the Postcolonial Novel|
|Author||:||John Clement Ball|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2003-06-12|