Europe in Its Own Eyes, Europe in the Eyes of the Other

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Publisher Wilfrid Laurier University Press

What is Europe? Who is European? What do Europe and European identity mean in the twenty-first century? This collection of sixteen essays seeks to answer these questions by focusing on Europe as it is seen through its own eyes and through the eyes of others across a variety of cultural texts, including sport, film, literature, dance, cartography, and fashion. These texts, as interpreted here by emerging researchers as well as well-established scholars, enable us to engage with European identities in the plural and to understand what these identities mean in larger cultural and political contexts. The interdisciplinary focus of this volume permits an exploration of European identity that re...

Language

English


Pages

335


Published

April 23, 2014


Size

2.91 MB

Europe in Its Own Eyes, Europe in the Eyes of the Other