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Don Randall

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780719068324

Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: July 2012

DOI: 10.7228/manchester/9780719068324.001.0001

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Contexts and intertexts

Contexts and intertexts

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(p.1) 1 Contexts and intertexts
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David Malouf
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Don Randall

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Manchester University Press
DOI:10.7228/manchester/9780719068324.003.0001

This chapter introduces David Malouf, a writer known for his concern with encounters between self and other. It describes his works as possessing a strong tendency to find in otherness—or alterity—the orientation and stimulus for a creative unsettling of identity. It provides some monographs that contain descriptions of Malouf as a writer and notes that he shares the same concerns with another famous writer, namely Rudyard Kipling. It compares Malouf with Kipling and studies the postcolonial character of Malouf's writing.

Keywords:   David Malouf, self, other, identity, Rudyard Kipling, postcolonial character

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