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dc.contributor.authorKugler, Kerstin Maria
dc.contributor.supervisorDr Julienne van Loon
dc.contributor.supervisorAssoc. Prof. Paul Genoni
dc.date.accessioned2017-01-30T09:52:32Z
dc.date.available2017-01-30T09:52:32Z
dc.date.created2014-08-04T05:58:34Z
dc.date.issued2013
dc.date.submitted2014-08-04
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11937/695
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A New Occupation investigates the writing of a postcolonial travel narrative in the picaresque mode through a creative piece and an exegetical component. The creative piece is a novel inspired by the colonial travel narrative Fire and Sword in the Sudan, by Rudolf Slatin, and attempts to re-tell it from a postcolonial perspective. The exegesis gives an overview of post-colonial studies of travel narratives and picaresque narrative techniques through a close reading of T.C. Boyle’s Water Music.

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dc.publisherCurtin University
dc.titleA new occupation: A novel & a new occupation: an exegesis on writing a postcolonial travel narrative in the picaresque mode
dc.typeThesis
dcterms.educationLevelM.Phil.
curtin.digitool.pid199970
curtin.departmentSchool of Media, Culture and Creative Arts
curtin.accessStatusOpen access


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