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Postcolonial representations: women, literature, identity

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Lionnet,Francoise (Author)
Format:
Book, Whole
Publication Date:
1995
URL:
http://www.worldcat.org/isbn/0801429846
Published:
Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press
ISBN:
0801429846
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, Authors, 20th century, Literature, Identity (self awareness), Women, History and criticism (genre, time periods, etc.), Postcolonialism, Feminism
Notes:
196 p, Includes chapters "Of mangoes and maroons : language, history, and the multicultural subject of Michelle Cliff's Abeng," "Toward a new antillean humanism: Maryse Condé's Traversée de la mangrove," "Inscriptions of exile: the body's knowledge and the myth of authenticity in Myriam Warner-Vieyra and Suzanne Dracius-Pinalie," and "Geographies of pain: captive bodies and violent acts in Myriam Warner-Vieyra, Gayl Jones, and Bessie Head"