ERIC Number: EJ664302
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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"Generic" Multiculturalism: Hybrid Texts, Cultural Contexts.
Behling, Laura L.
College English, v65 n4 p411-26 Mar 2003
Argues that issues of generic hybridity embody multicultural literature while promoting another kind of multiculturalism that reflects the current debates about literary canons in general and the field of American literature in particular. Considers how a reading of texts that relies on all of their component parts allows literature to perform a vital function, to foster an informed and compassionate vision of the different. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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