BIROn - Birkbeck Institutional Research Online

    Docu/Fiction and the aesthetics of the border

    Woolley, Agnes (2019) Docu/Fiction and the aesthetics of the border. In: Cox, E. and Durrant, S. and Farrier, D. and Stonebridge, L. and Woolley, Agnes (eds.) Refugee Imaginaries: Research Across the Humanities. Edinburgh, UK: Edinburgh University Press. ISBN 9781474443197.

    Full text not available from this repository.


    Book synopsis: The refugee has emerged as one of the key figures of the twenty-first-century. This book explores how refugees imagine the world and how the world imagines them. It demonstrates the ways in which refugees have been written into being by international law, governmental and non-governmental bodies and the media, and foregrounds the role of the arts and humanities in imagining, historicising and protesting the experiences of forced migration and statelessness. Including thirty-two newly written chapters on representations by and of refugees from leading researchers in the field, Refugee Imaginaries establishes the case for placing the study of the refugee at the centre of contemporary critical enquiry.


    Item Type: Book Section
    School: School of Arts > English, Theatre and Creative Writing
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 20 Mar 2020 13:48
    Last Modified: 28 Jul 2020 09:43


    Activity Overview
    6 month trend
    6 month trend

    Additional statistics are available via IRStats2.

    Archive Staff Only (login required)

    Edit/View Item Edit/View Item