People

Maysaa Al-Abas

Postgraduate Research Student
Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies
 Maysaa Al-Abas

Research and professional activities

Thesis

The concept of hybrid identity in selected novels by Barbara Kingsolver and Louise Erdrich

Supervisor: Clare Finburgh

This research studies the thematic approach in selected novels of two postmodern American novelists, Barbara Kingsolver and Louise Erdrich taking in consideration the cultural background to which the characters belong and how that background shapes their identities and their psychological orientation. The research applies postcolonial and race studies theories on Barbara Kingsolver's Animal Dre

Contact

mjaala@essex.ac.uk

Location:

Colchester Campus