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ENG365H1 Lecture Notes - Jingoism, Xenophobia


Department
English
Course Code
ENG365H1
Professor
C.Loughran

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Lecture 1 9/11/2012 10:32:00 AM
Jingoism (xenophobic, extreme nationalism)
Child & parent relationships, Declaration of Independence Preamble
We, the People vs Purple
Mainstreaming of disenchantment
Sloane’s essay
Oppositional viewpoint while appealing to mass
Dramatic irony… “stupid cartoon”
Infantile citizenship
“contemporary”
postmodernism
distrust and undermining of authority
denigration of history
questioning of progress
tendency to see future as empty
image overload, image-fiction
heightened self-reflexivity
questioning of identity
transitional space, monumental landscape, everyday life temporalities
totality
national contemporaneity
time, narrative and nation
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