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Creole Identity in the French Caribbean Novel

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Murdoch,H. Adlai (Author)
Format:
Book, Whole
Publication Date:
2001
URL:
http://www.worldcat.org/isbn/0813018358
Published:
Gainesville: University Press of Florida
ISBN:
0-8130-1835-8
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, Creole, Literature, Fiction, History and criticism (genre, time periods, etc.)
Notes:
290 p, Introduction. Conceptualizing creoleness : French Caribbean "postcolonial" discourse. -- La Lézarde : Alienation and the poetics of Antillanité. -- En attendant le bonheur : Creole conjunctions and cultural survival. -- LIsole Soleil/Soufrières : textual creolization and cultural identity. -- LAutre qui danse : the modalities and multiplicities of Métissage. -- Solibo magnifique : carnival, opposition, and the narration of the Caribbean maroon. -- Conclusion. Creolizing the colonial encounter.