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Author Ferly, Odile.

Title A poetics of relation : Caribbean women writing at the millennium / Odile Ferly
Published New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, [2012]
©2012
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Contents Introduction: 'The Roots of Relation' -- Overcoming Marginalisation: Relation and Female Subjectivity -- Rhizomic Roots: Nation and Relation -- The Emergence of a Creole Discourse -- Identity in Relation -- Diaspora Writing: The Poetics of Wandering -- Conclusion: Caribbean Female Narratives into the Third Millennium
Introduction: reclaiming the mangrove -- Relating the female experience -- Rhizomic roots: nation and relation -- The emergence of a Creole discourse -- Identity in relation -- The poetics of wandering: diaspora writing -- Conclusion: mangrove aesthetics into the third millennium
Summary "A Poetics of Relation fosters a dialogue across islands and languages between established and lesser-known authors, bringing together archipelagic and diasporic voices from the Francophone and Hispanic Antilles. In this pan-diasporic study, Ferly shows that a comparative analysis of female narratives is often most pertinent across linguistic zones"-- Provided by publisher
A Poetics of Relation fosters a dialogue across islands and languages, between established and lesser-known authors, bringing together archipelagic and diasporic voices from the Francophone and Hispanic Antilles. In this pan-diasporic study, Ferly shows that a comparative analysis of female narratives is often most pertinent across linguistic zones
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-195)
Subject Caribbean literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Caribbean literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Caribbean literature -- 21st century -- History and criticism.
Identity (Psychology) in literature.
Literature and history -- Caribbean Area.
National characteristics, Caribbean, in literature.
Postcolonialism in literature.
Women and literature -- Caribbean Area -- History -- 20th century.
Women and literature -- Caribbean Area -- History -- 21st century.
Women in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 023012044X
1137089350 (electronic bk.)
9780230120440
9781137089359 (electronic bk.)