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Author Ward, Abigail Lara.

Title Caryl Phillips, David Dabydeen and Fred D'Aguiar : representations of slavery / Abigail Ward
Published Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 231 pages)
Series Contemporary world writers
Contemporary world writers.
Contents Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Series editor's foreword; List of abbreviations; Chronology; 1. Contexts and intertexts; 2. Caryl Phillips and the absent voices of history; 3. David Dabydeen and the ethics of narration; 4. Fred D'Aguiar and the memorialisation of slavery; 5. Critical overview and conclusion; Notes; Select bibliography; Index
Summary This text examines the ways in which the literary explorations of slavery may shed light on current issues in Britain today, or what might be thought of as the continuing legacies of the UK's largely forgotten slave past
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject D'Aguiar, Fred, 1960- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Dabydeen, David -- Criticism and interpretation.
Phillips, Caryl -- Criticism and interpretation.
English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Slavery in literature.
Genre/Form Anthologies.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1781703256 (electronic bk.)
184779467X (electronic bk.)
9781781703250 (electronic bk.)
9781847794673 (electronic bk.)