Item description for Defining Travel: Diverse Visions by L. Roberson Susan...
An anthology of diverse narratives that theorize on the reasons people travel, with essays by Gloria Anzalda, Jean Baudrillard, William Bevis, Homi Bhabha, Michel Butor, Hlne Cixous, Erik Cohen, Michel de Certeau, Wayne Franklin, Paul Fussell, Farah Jasmine Griffin, Caren Kaplan, Eric Leed, Dean MacCannell, Doreen Massey, Carl Pedersen, Gustavo Prez-Firmat, Mary Louise Pratt, R. Radhakrishnan, Edward W. Said, and Thayer Scudder
Travel, movement, mobility--these are some of the essential activities in human life. Whether we travel to foreign lands or just across the city, we all journey, and from our journeying we shape ourselves, our history, and the stories we tell.
In essays written by some of the most respected contemporary scholars, this anthology brings together some of the best informed convictions about travel. Travel, so essential to human life, is a complex matter that encompasses a variety of travel experiences--family vacation, political exile, exploration of dist
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.9" Width: 5.98" Height: 0.94" Weight: 1.01 lbs.
Release Date Feb 14, 2002
Publisher University Press of Mississippi
ISBN 1934110531 ISBN13 9781934110539
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