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It is also a part of morality not to be at home in one ’ s own home. [Theodor Adorno (2006)]A Companion to Diaspora and Transnationalism offers a ground-breaking combined discussion of the concepts of diaspora and transnationalism. Newly commissioned essays by leading scholars provide interdisciplinary perspectives that link together the concepts in new and important ways.- A wide-ranging collection which reviews the most significant developments and provides valuable insights into current key debates in transnational and diaspora studies- Contains newly commissioned essays by leading scholars, which will both influence the field, and stimulate further insight and discussion in the future- Provides interdisciplinary perspectives on diaspora and transnationalism which link the two concepts in new and important ways- Combines theoretical discussion with specific examples and case studies
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Ato Quayson (born 26 August 1961) is a Ghanaian academic and literary critic, who is University Professor, Professor of English and inaugural Director of the Centre for Diaspora Studies at the University of Toronto.