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The diasporic slide: representations of second-generation diasporas in Yasmine Gooneratne’s A Change of Skies (1991) and in Chandani Lokugé’s If the Moon Smiled (2000) and Softly as I Leave You (2011)

Watkins, Alexandra 2016, The diasporic slide: representations of second-generation diasporas in Yasmine Gooneratne’s A Change of Skies (1991) and in Chandani Lokugé’s If the Moon Smiled (2000) and Softly as I Leave You (2011), Journal of postcolonial writing, vol. 52, no. 5, pp. 581-594, doi: 10.1080/17449855.2016.1233682.

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Title The diasporic slide: representations of second-generation diasporas in Yasmine Gooneratne’s A Change of Skies (1991) and in Chandani Lokugé’s If the Moon Smiled (2000) and Softly as I Leave You (2011)
Author(s) Watkins, Alexandra
Journal name Journal of postcolonial writing
Volume number 52
Issue number 5
Start page 581
End page 594
Total pages 14
Publisher Taylor & Francis
Place of publication Abingdon, Eng.
Publication date 2016
ISSN 1744-9863
1744-9863
Keyword(s) Second-generation diaspora
Sri Lankan diaspora fiction
Australia
Model minority stereotype
Multiculturalism
Racism
Yasmine Gooneratne
Chandani Lokugé
Arts & Humanities
Literature
Language eng
DOI 10.1080/17449855.2016.1233682
Field of Research 2005 Literary Studies
Socio Economic Objective 0 Not Applicable
HERDC Research category C1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
Copyright notice ©2016 Informa UK Limited
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30090572

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