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An Afro-Chinese Caribbean: Cultural Cartographies of Contrariness in the Work of Antonio Chuffat Latour, Margaret Cezair-Thompson, and Patricia Powell

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Yun,Lisa Li-Shen (Author)
Format:
Journal Article
Publication Date:
Jun 2004
Published:
Jamaica: University of the West Indies
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, Jamaica, Blacks, Identity (self awareness), Chinese people, Chuffat Latour, Antonio
Notes:
Yun examines a rare communal biography by an Afro-Chinese Cuban, Antonio Chuffat Latour. She maintains that his work is a valuable document of the Chinese experience in the Caribbean and argues for the inclusion of Africanity and blackness as part of a reconsideration of what constitutes a Caribbean Chinese identity.;