Book: Ette, Ottmar (ed.): “Caribbeans on the Move – Archipiélagos literarios del Caribe. A TransArea Symposium”, Peter Lang 2008

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Book: Ette, Ottmar (ed.): "Carribeans on the Move - Archipiélagos literarios del Caribe. A TransArea Symposium", Peter Lang 2008

Book: Ette, Ottmar (ed.): "Carribeans on the Move - Archipiélagos literarios del Caribe. A TransArea Symposium", Peter Lang 2008

Ette, Ottmar (ed.): Caribbeans on the Move. Archipiélagos literarios del Caribe. A TransArea Symposium. Frankfurt am Main, Berlin, Bern, Bruxelles, New York, Oxford, Wien: Peter Lang 2008 [168 p.]

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Space can best be defined not by looking at borders and territories but, rather, by focussing on movements of crossing and re-crossing. Today, the horizons of traditional Area Studies have to be opened up by innovative TransArea Studies which generate a new vision of entangled and connected histories and multi-, inter- and transcultural developments. The vectorization of all kinds of knowledge is on the agenda: the movements of the past are still present in the movements of today. Continue reading