Romance and Power in the Hollywood Eastern (Hardcover)

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Romance and Power in the Hollywood Eastern By Nalini Natarajan Cover Image


1. Introduction.- 2. The Western and The Eastern.- 3. Treasure and Thugs: The East as Mystery and Disorder.- 4. The Eastern Desert and the Lone Hero.- 5. The Colonial Gaze, Modernism, and the Trauma of the Tropics.- 6. The East and Love in the Time of Decolonization.- 7. Conclusion.

About the Author

Nalini Natarajan is Professor of English at the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico. She is the author of six books, including The Atlantic Gandhi: The Mahatma Overseas (2012) and The Unsafe Sex: The Female Binary and Public Violence against Women (2016).
Product Details
ISBN: 9783030609931
ISBN-10: 3030609936
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Publication Date: November 8th, 2020
Pages: 204
Language: English