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  • The Travelling Story of Pettersson in the Pacific

    Anette Nyqvist

    Chapter from the book: Helgesson, S et al. 2018. World Literatures: Exploring the Cosmopolitan-Vernacular Exchange.

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    The focus of this chapter is the world-making capacity of travel writing. The example and analysis highlight the significant roles that media and narratives have in processes of world-making. The chapter uses one particular story as an illustrative example of the suggestion that stories travel and that such travelling stories play significant roles in processes of world-making.

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    Nyqvist, A. 2018. The Travelling Story of Pettersson in the Pacific. In: Helgesson, S et al (eds.), World Literatures. Stockholm: Stockholm University Press. DOI: https://doi.org/10.16993/bat.v

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    Published on Nov. 22, 2018


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