British Irish Contemporary Literature

Cosmopolitanism and the Literary Imagination by C. Patell

By C. Patell

via modern theories of cosmopolitanism and analyses of literary texts comparable to center of Darkness, Lilith's Brood, and Moby-Dick, this booklet explores the cosmopolitan impulses in the back of the literary mind's eye. Patell argues that cosmopolitanism regards human distinction as a chance to be embraced instead of an issue to be solved.

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