|Statement||by Bonnie Jeffers Rokas.|
|LC Classifications||CS71.W75 1984c|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 356 p. :|
|Number of Pages||356|
|LC Control Number||85133684|
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This study will examine postcolonial powers of opposition in Octavia Butler’s Kindred (); through Homi Bhabha’s concept of ambivalence and Edward Said’s self-other relationship. By using these concepts, this research aims to unravel how the colonized and the colonizer perceive each in the selected works. Mission. Our mission is to encourage and support antiquarian, genealogical and historical research with reference to the ancestors and the descendants of Robert Stetson and the area where he settled in Scituate (now Norwell), Plymouth County, Massachusetts about the year , and there died on or about February 1, ; to publish and make available to public . Get In Touch. [email protected] HIGGINSON BOOK COMPANY, LLC P.O. Box 10 Colonial Rd. Ste. Salem, MA Phone: Facebook. No other work of fantasy or science fiction writing brings the intimate environment of the antebellum South to life better than Octavia E. Butler's "Kindred.