Alternative modernities, magical realism and world literatures of the Global South

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Abstract

This chapter explores the work of Gabriel García Márquez and Ngûgî wa Thiong'o in a comparative World Literature framework to assess their relationship to modernity in the Global South, focused on their shared concern with the relationship between tradition and modernity that also provides the basis for their magical realism.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEntanglements: Envisioning World Literature from the Global South
EditorsMaren Scheurer, Frank Schulz-Engler, Andrea Gremels, Janula Wegner
Place of PublicationStuttgart
PublisherIbidem Verlag
Publication statusAccepted for publication - 30 Jul 2021

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