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A Creole Contagion: Narratives of Slavery and Tainted Wealth in Millenium Hall

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Jordan,Nicolle (Author)
Format:
Journal Article
Publication Date:
Spring, 2011
ISBN:
0732-7730
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, Jamaica, Literature, Slavery, imperialism, Ethics, Wealth, Scott, Sarah, Description of Millennium Hall, A (Book)
Notes:
Literary criticism of the book "A Description of Millennium Hall" by Sarah Scott. Focuses on the roles of slavery and imperialism in the novel. Details on the charitable transfer of wealth gained and the narrator's identity as a creole planter and slaveowner in Jamaica are also discussed.