The Resource "For was I not born here?" : identity and culture in the work of Yvonne du Fresne, Anne Holden Rønning, (electronic resource)

"For was I not born here?" : identity and culture in the work of Yvonne du Fresne, Anne Holden Rønning, (electronic resource)

Label
"For was I not born here?" : identity and culture in the work of Yvonne du Fresne
Title
"For was I not born here?"
Title remainder
identity and culture in the work of Yvonne du Fresne
Statement of responsibility
Anne Holden Rønning
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This study centres on the fiction of the New Zealand writer Yvonne du Fresne, the descendant of Danish and Danish-Huguenot families who emigrated to New Zealand in the late-nineteenth century and settled in the Manawatu area. It explores how memories of the past haunt generations of immigrants, and how issues of language, politics, and social norms live on through generations, affecting the formation of new identities and homes. Is it only, as with Astrid in Motherland , that by returning to our roots we can finally feel that we are at home in more than one country? As Lauris Edmond writes, du
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rønning, Anne Holden
Dewey number
823
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR9639.3.D793
LC item number
R66 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cross/cultures,
Series volume
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Du Fresne, Yvonne
  • New Zealand literature
  • Women and literature
  • Identity (Philosophical concept) in literature
  • Culture in literature
Label
"For was I not born here?" : identity and culture in the work of Yvonne du Fresne, Anne Holden Rønning, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface and Acknowledgements; 1 Identities in Dialogue in the Work of Yvonne du Fresne; 2 The Danish Settlement in New Zealand; 3 "Was I not born here?"; 4 Bicultural Discursive Identities in Frédérique; 5 Astrid the Spy - New Zealand Childhood Tales; 6 Stories of Adulthood; 7 Understanding At Last - Where Motherland Is; Conclusion; Works Cited
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (196 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282643017
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000027939
  • (EBL)546588
  • (OCoLC)648711448
  • (SSID)ssj0000417910
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11288463
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000417910
  • (PQKBWorkID)10368508
  • (PQKB)10405546
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC546588
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000027939
Label
"For was I not born here?" : identity and culture in the work of Yvonne du Fresne, Anne Holden Rønning, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface and Acknowledgements; 1 Identities in Dialogue in the Work of Yvonne du Fresne; 2 The Danish Settlement in New Zealand; 3 "Was I not born here?"; 4 Bicultural Discursive Identities in Frédérique; 5 Astrid the Spy - New Zealand Childhood Tales; 6 Stories of Adulthood; 7 Understanding At Last - Where Motherland Is; Conclusion; Works Cited
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (196 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282643017
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000027939
  • (EBL)546588
  • (OCoLC)648711448
  • (SSID)ssj0000417910
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11288463
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000417910
  • (PQKBWorkID)10368508
  • (PQKB)10405546
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC546588
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000027939

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