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Title The black musketeer : reevaluating Alexandre Dumas within the francophone world / edited by Eric Martone
Published Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 251 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction: Alexandre Dumas as a francophone writer / Eric Martone -- The paternal mystery of Alexandre Dumas / Simone Dubrovic -- "White Negroes, nothing more": the ambiguous role of the "mulatto" in Alexandre Dumas's Georges / Molly Krueger Enz -- Monte Cristo brings the empire home: Alexandre Dumas and the promise of postcolonial philology / Indra N. Mukhopadhyay -- Georges, or the "mixed-blood" settles scores / Claudie Bernard -- From the literary myth to the lieu de mémoire: Alexandre Dumas and French national identity(ies) / Roxane Petit-Rasselle -- "Dent pour dent": injustice, revenge, and storytelling in The Count of Monte Cristo and Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress / Barbara T. Cooper -- "A French precursor of Obama": the commemoration of General Alexandre Dumas and French reconciliation with the past / Eric Martone
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Dumas, Alexandre, 1802-1870 -- Criticism and interpretation.
French literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Group identity -- French-speaking countries.
Identity (Psychology) in literature.
France -- Colonies.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Martone, Eric.
ISBN 1283240777
1443831220 (electronic bk.)
9781443831222 (electronic bk.)