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Introduction: Carnivalizing Reconciliation

Chapter 1. Justice through Storytelling? Australian and Canadian Reconciliation and the Victim Paradigm
Chapter 2. Carnivalizing Reconciliation: Beyond the Victim Paradigm
Chapter 3. Beyond the Partisan Divide: Transcultural Recalibrations of National Myths in Joseph Boyden’s Three Day Road and Gail Jones’s Sorry
Chapter 4. “Double Visions”: Intimate Enemies and Magic Figures in Kim Scott’s Benang and Tomson Highway’s Kiss of the Fur Queen
Chapter 5. From Victimology to Empowerment? Zacharias Kunuk’s Atanarjuat and Baz Luhrmann’s Australia

Conclusion: Fictions of Reconciliation


Carnivalizing Reconciliation

Contemporary Australian and Canadian Literature and Film beyond the Victim Paradigm

Hanna Teichler

274 pages, bibliog., index

ISBN  978-1-80073-172-1 Hb Published (October 2021)

eISBN 978-1-80073-173-8 eBook