Every Man Must Kill the Thing He Loves: Empire, Homoerotics, and Nationalism in John Buchan's Prester John

Smith, Craig
January 1995
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Winter95, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p173
Academic Journal
Explores the complex strategic struggle between imperialism as a manifestation of British nationalism as depicted in John Buchan's imperialist novel `Prester John.' Elements in the construction of male identity; Obstacles; Proposal for enlightened colonialism in South Africa; Range of domestic concerns surrounding Buchan and Great Britain.


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