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Narratives of Resistance: Jamaica, Trinidad, the Caribbean

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Meeks,Brian (Author)
Format:
Book, Whole
Publication Date:
2000.
Published:
Mona, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago, Socialism, Government, resistance to, Radicalism
Notes:
240p., Contents: Introduction : downtown stirs -- The Henry Rebellion, counter-hegemony and Jamaican democracy -- NUFF at the cusp of an idea : grassroots guerrillas and the politics of the seventies in Trinidad and Tobago -- The harder dragon : resistance in Earl Lovelace's Dragon can't dance and Michael Thelwell's Harder they come -- Carl Stone : political science as people's tribune -- Remembering Michael Manley : 1924-1997 -- Careening on the edge of the abyss : driving, hegemony and the rule of law in Jamaica -- Conclusion : the Caribbean Left at century's end.