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The Resource Myth and history in Caribbean fiction : Alejo Carpentier, Wilson Harris, and Edouard Glissant, Barbara J. Webb

Myth and history in Caribbean fiction : Alejo Carpentier, Wilson Harris, and Edouard Glissant, Barbara J. Webb

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Myth and history in Caribbean fiction : Alejo Carpentier, Wilson Harris, and Edouard Glissant
Title
Myth and history in Caribbean fiction
Title remainder
Alejo Carpentier, Wilson Harris, and Edouard Glissant
Statement of responsibility
Barbara J. Webb
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1946-
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Webb, Barbara J.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Caribbean fiction
  • CARPENTIER, Alejo
  • Harris, Wilson
  • GLISSANT, Édouard
  • Myth in literature
  • History in literature
  • Literature and history
Label
Myth and history in Caribbean fiction : Alejo Carpentier, Wilson Harris, and Edouard Glissant, Barbara J. Webb
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-182) and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction.
  • p. 3
  • Pt. 1.
  • Myth as a Historical Mode: Lo real maravilloso americano.
  • p. 11
  • 1.
  • Lo real maravilloso in Caribbean Fiction.
  • p. 13
  • 2.
  • Folk Imagination and History: El reino de este mundo, The Secret Ladder, and Le quatrieme siecle.
  • p. 27
  • Pt. 2.
  • Problematic Quest for Origins.
  • p. 59
  • 3.
  • Myth of El Dorado: Los pasos perdidos and Palace of the Peacock.
  • p. 61
  • Pt. 3.
  • Myth and History: The Dialectics of Culture.
  • p. 83
  • 4.
  • History as Mythic Discourse: El siglo de las luces, Tumatumari, and La case du commandeur.
  • p. 85
  • 5.
  • Poetics of Identity and Difference: Black Marsden and Concierto barroco.
  • p. 129
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 149
  • Notes.
  • p. 153
  • Selected Bibliography.
  • p. 171
  • Index.
  • p. 183
Control code
ocm25282330
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 185 p.
Isbn
9780870237843
Lccn
92001356
Other control number
9780870237843
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Myth and history in Caribbean fiction : Alejo Carpentier, Wilson Harris, and Edouard Glissant, Barbara J. Webb
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-182) and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction.
  • p. 3
  • Pt. 1.
  • Myth as a Historical Mode: Lo real maravilloso americano.
  • p. 11
  • 1.
  • Lo real maravilloso in Caribbean Fiction.
  • p. 13
  • 2.
  • Folk Imagination and History: El reino de este mundo, The Secret Ladder, and Le quatrieme siecle.
  • p. 27
  • Pt. 2.
  • Problematic Quest for Origins.
  • p. 59
  • 3.
  • Myth of El Dorado: Los pasos perdidos and Palace of the Peacock.
  • p. 61
  • Pt. 3.
  • Myth and History: The Dialectics of Culture.
  • p. 83
  • 4.
  • History as Mythic Discourse: El siglo de las luces, Tumatumari, and La case du commandeur.
  • p. 85
  • 5.
  • Poetics of Identity and Difference: Black Marsden and Concierto barroco.
  • p. 129
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 149
  • Notes.
  • p. 153
  • Selected Bibliography.
  • p. 171
  • Index.
  • p. 183
Control code
ocm25282330
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 185 p.
Isbn
9780870237843
Lccn
92001356
Other control number
9780870237843
Other physical details
ill.

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