Syllabus/achievement requirements


  • Daniel Defore, Robinson Crusoe (1719)
  • E.M. Forster, A Passage to India (1924)
  • Chinua Achebe, No Longer At Ease (1960)
  • J.M. Coetzee, Waiting for the Barbarians (1980)
  • Amitav Ghosh, The Calcutta Chromosome (1995)
  • Monica Ali, Brick Lane (2003)


  • Derek Walcott, Dream on Monkey Mountain (1970)


  • Ama Ata Aidoo, “Everything Counts”
  • Ben Okri, “Stars of the New Curfew”
  • Peter Carey, “A Windmill in the West”
  • Khushwant Singh, “Karma”
  • Nadine Gordimer, “Is there Nowhere Else Where We Can Meet”


Kompendium "ENG2321, Colonial And Postcolonial Literature" (fås kjøpt på Kopiutsalget, Akademika):

  • Bhaba, Homi K., Ch 3: “The Other Question. Stereotype, Discrimination and the Discourse of Colonialism” in The Location of Culture. 1994. Routledge. pp. 66-84
  • Fanon, Franz, Ch. 2: “On National Culture” in (Reds.) Williams, Patrick & Laura Chrisman, Colonial Discourse and Post-colonial Theory. A Reader. 1993. Harvester Wheatsheaf. pp.36-52
  • Hall, Stuardt, Ch. 6: “Cultural Identity and Diaspora” in Mongia, Padmini (Red.) Contemporary Postcolonial Theory. A Reader. 1996. Arnold. pp. 110-121.
  • Hubel, Teresa, Ch. 7.1: From “Liberal Imperialism as a Passage to India” in Childs, Peter (Red.) Postcolonial Theory and English Literature. A Reader. 1999. Edinburgh University Press. pp. 351-362.
  • Phillips, Richard. Ch. 2.3: From “The Geography of Robinson Crusoe” in Childs, Peter (Red.) Postcolonial Theory and English Literature. A Reader. 1999. Edinburgh University Press. pp. 120-127.
  • Said, Edward W., Introduction + Ch.1, part I and II in Culture and Imperialism. 1993. Vintage. pp. 11-32 and 1-20.

I tillegg kjøpes/lånes:

  • Peter Childs, “Introduction: Colonial History, National Identity and "English" Literature” fra Peter Childs (ed.), Post-Colonial Theory and English Literature: A Reader. (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1999), pp. 1-31. ISBN 0 7486 10685


  • The Post-Colonial Studies Reader, edited by Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths, and helen Tiffen, 2nd edition (London and New York: Routledge, 1995).
  • Bill Ashcroft et al, The Empire Writes Back, 2nd Edition (London and New York, Routledge, 2002)
  • Ania Loomba, Colonialism/Postcolonialism, Routledge, 2nd Edition (London and New York, Routledge, 2005)
  • Roy McLeod, "On Visiting the 'Moving Metropolis': Reflections on the Architecture of Imperial Science." Historical Records of Australian Science 5(3) 1 - 16.

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