Welcome to TransnationalBooks.  We invite you to submit news on interesting developments in the fields of Transnational Literary Studies, Postcolonialism, and Postmodernism, such as new creative or scholarly publications or academic conferences.  Please share your university syllabi with us as well.  We are interested in hearing about international postcolonial authors.

Some of our favorite American Postmodern authors include:

Allison Bechdel’s Fun Home: A Tragicomedy

Braschi, Giannina Braschi’s United States of Banana and Empire of Dreams

Toni Cade Bambara’s The Salt Eaters

William Burrough’s Naked Lunch

Ana Castillo’s o Far From God

Junot Diaz’s This is How You Lose Her

Don DeLillo’s White Noise and Mao

William Gibson’s Neuromancer

Maxine Hong Kingston’s Woman Warrior

Jamaica Kincaid’s A Small Place

Toni Morrison’s Jazz and Beloved

Thomas Pynchon’s Crying of Lot 49 and Bleeding Edge

Ishmael Reed’s Mumbo Jumbo

W.G. Sebald’s Austerlitz

Shteyngart’s Super Sad True Love Story

David Foster Wallace’s The Infinite Jest

Whitehead’s The Intuitionist

Please send us postings about these authors and others from around the world. Contact us at Transnationalbooks@gmail.com 


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