Regions of the Mind: the Exoticism of Greeneland

Andrew Purssell


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Exoticism; Graham Greene; Orientalism; Aesthetics

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Works Cited: Primary Texts

Greene, Graham. The Third Man and Loser Takes All. London: Bodley Head, 1976.

---. The Heart Of The Matter. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1978.

---. The End Of The Affair. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1980.

---. The Power And The Glory. Harmondsworth, Penguin, 1980.

---. Ways Of Escape. London: Bodley Head, 1980.

---. A Burnt-Out Case. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1990.

---. The Quiet American. London: Vintage, 2001.

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Bachelard, Gaston, The Poetics of Space: The Classic Look At How We Experience Intimate Places, trans. by Maria Jolas. Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 1994.

Baldridge, Cates, Graham Greenes Fictions: The Virtues of Extremity Columbia, MO: University of Missouri Press, 2000.

Diephouse, Dan, The Allusiveness of Space in Graham Greenes Novels,

Perceptions of Religious Faith in the Work of Graham Greene, ed. by Wm. Thomas Hill. Oxford: Peter Lang, 2002.

Friedman, Alan Warren, The Dangerous Edge: Beginning With Death, Graham Greene: A Revaluation, ed. Jeffery Meyers. London: Macmillan, 1990.

Gidley, Mick, Introduction, Modern American Landscapes, eds. Gidley, Mick and Robert Lawson-Peebles. Amsterdam: V.U. University Press, 1995.

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Simon, John K., Off The Voie Royal: The Failure Of Greenes A Burnt-Out Case, Symposium: A Quarterly Journal In Modern Foreign Literatures, 1964; 18:163-169.

Sherry, Norman, The Life Of Graham Greene: Volume Two: 1939-1955. London:

Random House, 1994.

Spivak, Gayatri Chakravorty, Can the Subaltern Speak?, Colonial Discourse and Postcolonial Theory: A Reader, eds. William, Patrick and Laura Chrisman. Harlow: Pearson Education Limited, 1994.

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