- Machine generated contents note: 1.Hungry; or, Human? / Manisha Basu -- pt. I Memory and Trauma -- 2.Oskar Rosenfeld, the Lodz Ghetto, and the Chronotope of Hunger / Sven-Erik Rose -- 3.The Question of Literary Form: Realism in the Poetry and Theater of the 1943 Bengal Famine / Sourit Bhattacharya -- 4."A Sound Without a Message": Childhood, Embodied Memory, and the Representation of Famine in Oksana Zabushko's The Museum of Abandoned Secrets / Anastasia Ulanowicz -- pt. II The Body and the Body Politic -- 5.Gendered Political Economies and the Feminization of Hunger: M.F.K. Fisher and the Cold War Culture Wars / Christina Van Houten -- 6.A Protest of the Poor: On the Political Meaning of the People / Sherene Seikaly -- 7.Gourmand or Glutton? Thackeray's Vanity Fair and Representations of the Corpulent in a Climate of Want / Rachael Newberry -- pt. III Colonial and Postcolonial Contexts -- 8.The Missing Dead of the Great Hunger: Metaphor and Palimpsest in Irish Film / Dana Och -- 9.(Trans-)National Hunger: Cold War Famine Iconographies in the United States / Katharina M. Fackler -- 10.Consuming the Wiindigoo: Native Figurations of Hunger and Food Bureaucracy / Joshua D. Miner -- 11.Unthinking Consumption and Arrested Melancholia in Bienvenido Santos' "The Excursionists" / Malini Johar Schueller -- 12.Afterword: Hunger as Performance / Ranita Ray.
- 9783319474847 and 3319474847
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Source of Acquisition:
- Purchased with funds from the Class of 1935 Libraries Endowment; 2017
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