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Archiving, redistribution, or republication of this text on other terms, in any medium, requires the notification of the journal and consent of the author. Her work bears comparison to that of James Clifford, Gerald Vizenor and Richard Rorty in her stress on contingency and the creation of identity. Crossing the globe, Nomadic Identities provides fresh insights into the contemporary phenomena of territorial displacement and the resulting local and transnational movements of people. Indeed, one of the motivating factors of the authors that she describes are to engage in a post-colonial discourse and to find their own voice.

Thus, narratives of nomadic identities both deconstruct and construct interpretative horizons of cultures. Within this liminal space, traditions are engaged in a dynamic process and weave into the new circumstances surrounding the various people.

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Crossing the globe, Nomadic Identities provides freshinsights into the contemporary phenomena of territorial displacement and the resulting local and transnational movements of people. Kung Fu cinema, soul music, plays, and speeches are some of the media May Joseph considers as expressive negotiations for legal and cultural citizenship. The Performance of Citizenship.

The Performance of Citizenship offers important insights into discussions of citizenship and belonging of people uprooted from their homelands. However, throughout the book, the author could have more clearly differentiated diaspora and modernity.