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Title: Postcolonial Transplants: Cinema, Diaspora and the Body Politic
Authors: Ezra, Elizabeth
Rowden, Terry
Contact Email: e.r.ezra@stir.ac.uk
Editors: Keown, Michelle
Murphy, David
Procter, James
Citation: Ezra E & Rowden T (2009) Postcolonial Transplants: Cinema, Diaspora and the Body Politic. In: Keown Michelle, Murphy David, Procter James (ed.). Comparing Postcolonial Diasporas, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 211-227.
Keywords: postcolonial cinema
migrant workers
French cinema
British cinema
transgender cinema
Issue Date: Jan-2009
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Abstract: This essay examines depictions of migrant workers in French and British postcolonial cinema as transplanted interlopers, 'exotic' or transgendered bodies that are perceived as a threat to the integrity of the body politic.
Rights: The publisher has granted permission for use of this book chapter in this Repository. The chapter was first published in Comparing Postcolonial Diasporas by Palgrave Macmillan.; Elizabeth Ezra and Terry Rowden, 'Postcolonial Transplants: Cinema, Diaspora and the Body Politic', 2009, Palgrave Macmillan reproduced with permission of Palgrave Macmillan.; This extract is taken from the author's original manuscript and has not been edited. The definitive version of this piece may be found in Comparing Postcolonial Diasporas edited by Michelle Keown, David Murphy and James Procter which can be purchased from www.palgrave.com
Type: Part of book or chapter of book
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/1659
URL: http://www.palgrave.com/products/title.aspx?PID=280276
Affiliation: SLCR: French
City University of New York

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