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Week 21. A Global Genre? Travel Writing Today

Jenny Chio et al., 'Discussion: Tourism and Race', Journal of Tourism History 12.2 (2020), pp. 173-197. Link.

Beilein, Julia, and Barbara Schaff, 'Intertextual Travel Writing', in: Barbara Schaff (ed.), Handbook of British Travel Writing (Berlin and Boston: De Gruyter, 2020), pp. 113-124. Link.

Bell, Bill, 'The Market for Travel Writing', in: Barbara Schaff (ed.), Handbook of British Travel Writing (Berlin and Boston: De Gruyter, 2020), pp. 125-142. Link.

Clarke, Robert, 'Toward a Genealogy of Postcolonial Travel Writing: An Introduction', in: Robert Clarke (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Postcolonial Travel Writing (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018), pp. 1-15. Link.

Edwards, Justin D., and Rune Graulund (eds.), Mobility at Large: Globalization, Textuality and Innovative Travel Writing (Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2007). Link.

Elze, Jens, 'William Dalrymple, Selected Works (1989-1997)', in: Barbara Schaff (ed.), Handbook of British Travel Writing (Berlin and Boston: De Gruyter, 2020), pp. 535-554. Link.

Hannigan, Tim, 'Robert Macfarlane, The Wild Places (2007)', in: Barbara Schaff (ed.), Handbook of British Travel Writing (Berlin and Boston: De Gruyter, 2020), pp. 575-594. Link.

Lisle, Debbie, The Global Politics of Contemporary Travel Writing (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006), Ch. 6: 'Engaging the political: contemporary travel writing and the ethics of difference', pp. 260-278. Link.

Mee, Catherine, Interpersonal Encounters in Contemporary Travel Writing: French and Italian Perspectives (London: Anthem Press, 2014). Link.

Mongia, Padmini, ‘Mediaeval Travel in Postcolonial Times: Amitav Ghosh's In an Antique Land’, in: Glenn Hooper and Tim Youngs (eds.), Perspectives on Travel Writing (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2004), pp. 153-166.

Sheemak, April, 'Refugee and Asylum Seeker Narratives as Postcolonial Travel Writing', in: Robert Clarke (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Postcolonial Travel Writing (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018), pp. 188-201. Link.

Thompson, Carl (ed.), The Routledge Companion to Travel Writing (London: Routledge, 2016). Link.