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The Resource In praise of new travelers : reading Caribbean migrant women writers, Isabel Hoving

In praise of new travelers : reading Caribbean migrant women writers, Isabel Hoving

Label
In praise of new travelers : reading Caribbean migrant women writers
Title
In praise of new travelers
Title remainder
reading Caribbean migrant women writers
Statement of responsibility
Isabel Hoving
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Approaching postcolonial theory through cultural analysis, this book offers an appraisal of developments in postcolonial criticism. Readings of a range of Anglophone Caribbean migrant women's texts lead to insights into three issues that are crucial to an understanding of the field
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoving, Isabel
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9205.4
LC item number
.H68 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Cultural memory in the present
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Caribbean fiction (English)
  • English fiction
  • Immigrants' writings, English
  • Women and literature
  • Women immigrants
  • Emigration and immigration in literature
  • Immigrants in literature
  • Women in literature
  • Caribbean Area
Label
In praise of new travelers : reading Caribbean migrant women writers, Isabel Hoving
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [347]-361) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Introduction: Place, Voice, and Silence.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Tropes of Women's Exile: Violent Journeys and the Body's Geography.
  • p. 29
  • 3.
  • Homemaking, Woman-Talk, Time-Waste: Beryl Gilroy's Frangipani House.
  • p. 77
  • 4.
  • Writing for Listeners: Merle Colins's Angel.
  • p. 122
  • 5.
  • Pleasures of Address: Grace Nichols's Whole of a Morning Sky.
  • p. 156
  • 6.
  • Jamaica Kincaid Is Getting Angry.
  • p. 184
  • 7.
  • Dog with a Foaming Mouth: Michelle Cliff and the Dangers of the Interior.
  • p. 238
  • 8.
  • Castration of Livingstone: Marlene Nourbese Philip's Successful Seduction of the Father of Silence.
  • p. 270
  • 9.
  • Conclusion: On the Hybridity of Cross-Cultural Dialogue.
  • p. 316
  • Notes.
  • p. 323
  • Works Cited.
  • p. 347
  • Index.
  • p. 363
Control code
l80000045812
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 374 p
Isbn
9780804729475
Lccn
lc00045812
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
In praise of new travelers : reading Caribbean migrant women writers, Isabel Hoving
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [347]-361) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Introduction: Place, Voice, and Silence.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Tropes of Women's Exile: Violent Journeys and the Body's Geography.
  • p. 29
  • 3.
  • Homemaking, Woman-Talk, Time-Waste: Beryl Gilroy's Frangipani House.
  • p. 77
  • 4.
  • Writing for Listeners: Merle Colins's Angel.
  • p. 122
  • 5.
  • Pleasures of Address: Grace Nichols's Whole of a Morning Sky.
  • p. 156
  • 6.
  • Jamaica Kincaid Is Getting Angry.
  • p. 184
  • 7.
  • Dog with a Foaming Mouth: Michelle Cliff and the Dangers of the Interior.
  • p. 238
  • 8.
  • Castration of Livingstone: Marlene Nourbese Philip's Successful Seduction of the Father of Silence.
  • p. 270
  • 9.
  • Conclusion: On the Hybridity of Cross-Cultural Dialogue.
  • p. 316
  • Notes.
  • p. 323
  • Works Cited.
  • p. 347
  • Index.
  • p. 363
Control code
l80000045812
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 374 p
Isbn
9780804729475
Lccn
lc00045812
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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