Books To Teach
- Monica Ali, Brick Lane
- Gloria Anzaldua, Borderlands
- Giannina Braschi, United States of Banana
- J. M. Coetzee, Disgrace
- Tsitsi Dangarembga, Nervous Conditions
- Assia Djebar, Fantasia
- Jamaica Kincaid, Lucy
- Jean Rhys, Voyage in the Dark
- Rabindranath Tagore, The Home and the World
- Salman Rushdie: Midnights Children
- Kamila Shamsie, Burnt Shadow
- Naipaul: A Bend in the River
- Ben Okri: The Famished Road
- Derek Walcott, Omeros
Scholarly Reading: Postcolonial and Transnational Literatures
Bartky, S. Femininity and Domination: Studies in the Phenomenology of Oppression, Routledge.
Bordo, S. Unbearable Weight: Feminism, Western Culture, and the Body, University of California Press.
Burton, Antoinette. The White Womans Burden: British Feminists and the Indian Woman, 1865-1914, in Nupur Chaudhuri and Margaret Strobel, eds. Western Women and Imperialism: Complicity and Resistance, Indiana University Press.
Butler, Judith. Bodies That Matter: On The Discursive Limits of Sex, Routledge.
Butler, Judith. Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity, Routledge.
Butler, Judith and Scott, J. (eds), Feminists theorize the political, Routledge.
Carrigan, A. Dark Tourism and Postcolonial Studies: Critical Intersections, Postcolonial Studies, 2015 Taylor & Francis.
Chaudhuri, Nupur and Strobel, Margaret (eds.), Western Women and Imperialism: Complicity and Resistance, Indiana University Press
Davies, Carole Boyce. Black Women, Writing and Identity: Migrations of the Subject, Routledge.
Ehrenreich, B. Maid to Order, eds. Global Woman: Nannies, Maids and Sex Workers in the New Economy, Henry Holt.
Grewal, Inderpal. Scattered Hegemonies: Postmodernity and Transnational Feminist Practices, University of Minnesota Press.
Grewal, Inderpal. The Culture of Travel and the Gendering of Colonial Modernity in Nineteenth-Century India, Home and Harem, Duke University Press.
Gonzalez, Christopher Thomas. Hospitable Imaginations: Contemporary Latino/a Literature and the Pursuit of a Readership, Ohio State University.
Gonzalez, Madelena. United States of Banana (2011), Elizabeth Costello (2003) and Fury (2001): Portrait of the Writer as the Bad Subject of Globalisation, Études Britanniques Contemporaines.
Halberstam, J. In a Queer Time and Place: Transgender Bodies, Subcultural Lives, New York University Press.
Haydes Rivera, Carmen. Embracing Alternate Discourses on Migration: Giannina Braschis and Luisita López Torregrosas Multi-dimensional Literary Schemes, Revista Umbral: Memorias, relatos y testimonies de la diáspora caribeña.
Hill Collins, P. Black Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness, and the Politics of Empowerment, Routledge.
Jayawardena, Kumari. Feminism and Nationalism in the Third World. Embodied Violence: Communalising Female Sexuality in South Asia, Zed Books.
Lewis, Reina and Mills, Sarah. Feminist Postcolonial Theory: A Reader, Routledge.
Lohrey, David T. Writing Tangier in the Postcolonial Transition: Space and Power in Expatriate and North African Literature, Transnational Literature , Vol. 5, No. 1.
McRobbie, Angela. The Aftermath of Feminism: Gender, Culture and Social Change. London: Sage.
Haggis, Jane. White Women and Colonialism. Gender and Imperialism, Clare Midgley, ed, Manchester University Press.
Mendoza, Ronald. Assuming A Body: Alterity, Opacity, and Abjection in Glissants The Open Boat and Braschi Close-Up. Special issue of Body/Institution/Memory. Ed. Gabrielle Hezekiah. CaribbeanInTransit.
Messer-Davidow, Ellen. Disciplining Feminism: From Social Activism to Academic Discourse. Durham: Duke University Press.
Mohanty, C. T. Under Western Eyes: Feminist Scholarship and Colonial Discourses, Feminist Review 30: 61–88.
Mohanty, C. T. Feminism Without Borders: Decolonizing Theory, Practicing Solidarity, Durham, NC: Duke University Press.
Nasta, Susheila (ed). Motherlands: Black Womens Writing from Africa, the Caribbean and South Asia, Womens Press.
Ray, Sangeeta. Engendering India: Woman and Nation in Colonial and Postcolonial Narratives Duke University Press.
Sherene Razack, Malinda Smith and Sunera Thobani, States of Race: Critical Race Feminism for the 21st Century.
Kumkum Sangari and Sudesh Vaid (eds.), Recasting Women: Essays in Colonial History, Delhi: Kali for Women.