THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA AND THE RETHINKING OF THE NORTH AMERICAN DIASPORA LITERATURE
|Author: ||Shirinian, Lorne|
Essays included in this volume are: Armenian-North American Literature and the Possibility of a Diaspora Culture; Lost Fathers and Abandoned Sons - The Silence of Generations in Armenian-North American Literature; Armenia Imagined - Homeland and Diaspora in Armenian-North American Literature; and Exile, Diaspora and the Armenian Writer in a Multicultural Canada. The essays stand in relation to the recent events in the Community of Independent States, specifically the independence of the Republic of Armenia, represents the most up-to-date thinking on the Diaspora.
". . . provides important new methodological tools for the analysis of Armenian-North American literature. It is an important addition to the growing discourse of Diasporan Armenian literature." - Journal for the Society for Armenian Studies