One-Way Tickets

One-Way Tickets

Writers and the Culture of Exile

by Alicia Borinsky

A tour-de-force survey of personal identity and national culture in exile

In One-Way Tickets, Borinsky offers up a splendid tour across 20th-century literatures, providing a literary travelogue to writers and artists in exile. She describes their challenges in adjusting to new homelands, issues of identity and language, and the brilliant works produced under the discomforts and stresses of belonging nowhere.

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  • eBook
  • 9781595341136
  • Published: August 2012