A New Beginning?: Transnationalisms

  title={A New Beginning?: Transnationalisms},
  author={Winfried Fluck},
  journal={New Literary History},
  pages={365 - 384}
  • W. Fluck
  • Published 19 November 2011
  • Art
  • New Literary History
In recent years, debates about the theory and method of American studies have gone in a new direction called transnational American studies. This transnational project can be seen as a response to an impasse in the analysis of power effects that prior approaches in American studies had reached. Since the search for subject positions that would not yet be subject to the power effects of interpellation had already led to border regions and intercultural spaces, why not go beyond the border… 
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