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Arnold, A. James (Albert James) 1939-

Overview
Works: 69 works in 209 publications in 3 languages and 6,785 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Folklore  Drama  Conference papers and proceedings  Bibliography  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PQ3949.C44, 841
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about A. James Arnold
 
Most widely held works by A. James Arnold
Modernism and negritude : the poetry and poetics of Aimé Césaire by A. James Arnold( Book )

15 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monsters, tricksters, and sacred cows : animal tales and American identities( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1992 Quincentennial of the encounter between the New World and the Old resulted in a veritable culture war - an extreme polarization of hardened ideological positions on different ideas of America. Monsters, Tricksters, and Sacred Cows brings a fresh perspective to the confusing question of American identity. It clears the minefields laid by the generals commanding the opposing camps, while demonstrating that both sides have been primarily interested in protecting and defending an idea of "Americanness" that cannot resist scrutiny. Some of the leading international scholars in anthropology, comparative literature, and history of the Americas show convincingly in this book that contacts between and among peoples and ethnic groups have, since early colonial times, produced new - and typically American - cultural forms throughout the hemisphere. Monsters, Tricksters, and Sacred Cows will appeal to the general reader and will attract a wide readership in folklore and cultural anthropology as well as in Caribbean and Latin American studies, comparative literature, and history
Paul Valery and his critics; a bibliography. French-language criticism, 1890-1927 by A. James Arnold( Book )

17 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of literature in the Caribbean by A. James Arnold( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This history for the first time charts the literature of the entire Caribbean, the islands as well as continental littoral, as one cultural region. It breaks new ground in establishing a common grid for reading literatures that have been kept separate by their linguistic frontiers. Readers will have access to the best current scholarship on the evolution of popular and literate cultures in the various regions since their earliest emergence. The History of Literature in the Caribbean brings together the most distinguished team of literary Caribbeanists ever assembled, cutting across ideological
Solar throat slashed : the unexpurgated 1948 edition by Aim Csaire( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soleil cou coupé (Solar Throat Slashed) is Aimé Césaire's most explosive collection of poetry. Animistically dense, charged with eroticism and blasphemy, and imbued with an African and Vodun spirituality, this book takes the French surrealist adventure to new heights and depths. A Césaire poem is an intersection at which metaphoric traceries create historically aware nexuses of thought and experience, jagged solidarity, apocalyptic surgery, and solar dynamite. The original 1948 French edition of Soleil cou coupé has a dense magico-religious frame of reference. In the late 1950s, Césaire was increasingly politically focused and seeking a wider audience, when he, in effect, gelded the 1948 text--eliminating 31 of the 72 poems, and editing another 29. Until now, only the revised 1961 edition, called Cadastre, has been translated. The revised text lacks the radical originality of Soleil cou coupé. This Wesleyan edition presents all the original poems en face with the new English translations.--From publisher description
Genèse et critique d'un autobiographie: Les mots de Jean-Paul Sartre by A. James Arnold( Book )

11 editions published in 1973 in French and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caligula by Albert Camus( Book )

16 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in French and Italian and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Théâtre avec treize personnages principaux: trois femmes, dix hommes
The original 1939 notebook of A return to the native land : bilingual edition by Aim Csaire( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aimé Césaire's masterpiece, Notebook of a Return to the Native Land, is a work of immense cultural significance and beauty. This long poem was the beginning of Césaire's quest for négritude, and it became an anthem of blacks around the world. Commentary on Césaire's work has often focused on its Cold War and inticolonialist rhetoric - material that Césaire only added in 1956. The original 1939 version of the poem, here in French and in its first English translation, reveals a work that is both spiritual and cultural in structure, tone, and thrust. This Wesleyan edition includes the original illustrations by Wilfredo Lam, and an introduction, notes, and chronology by A. James Arnold. --from inside jacket
Poésie, théâtre, essais et discours by Aim Csaire( Book )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aimé Césaire à l'œuvre : actes du colloque international( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Césaire 70 by M. a M Ngal( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in French and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of literature in the Caribbean( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the first time the Dutch-speaking regions of the Caribbean and Suriname are brought into fruitful dialogue with another major American literature, that of the anglophone Caribbean. The results are as stimulating as they are unexpected. The editors have coordinated the work of a distinguished international team of specialists. Read separately or as a set of three volumes, the History of Literature in the Caribbean is designed to serve as the primary reference book in this area. The reader can follow the comparative evolution of a literary genre or plot the development of a set of historical
A history of literature in the Caribbean( Book )

10 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English- and Dutch-speaking regions( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caribbean(s) on the move : archipiélagos literarios del Caribe : a transarea symposium( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chanson by Antonin Artaud( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of literature in the Caribbean( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cross-Cultural Studies is the culminating effort of a distinguished team of international scholars who have worked since the mid-1980s to create the most complete analysis of Caribbean literature ever undertaken. Conceived as a major contribution to postcolonial studies, cultural studies, cultural anthropology, and regional studies of the Caribbean and the Americas, Cross-Cultural Studies illuminates the interrelations between and among Europe, the Caribbean islands, Africa, and the American continents from the late fifteenth century to the present. Scholars from five continents bring to bear
BOREAS TF-2 SSA-OA tethersonde meteorological and ozone data by A. James Arnold( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of literature in the Caribbean( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cross-Cultural Studies is the culminating effort of a distinguished team of international scholars who have worked since the mid-1980s to create the most complete analysis of Caribbean literature ever undertaken. Conceived as a major contribution to postc
A history of literature in the Caribbean( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Monsters, tricksters, and sacred cows : animal tales and American identities
Alternative Names
Arnold A. James

Arnold, A. James 1939-

Arnold, Albert J. 1939-

Arnold, Albert James

Arnold, Albert James 1939-

Arnold, James A.

Languages
English (105)

French (40)

Italian (3)

Covers
Monsters, tricksters, and sacred cows : animal tales and American identitiesA history of literature in the CaribbeanSolar throat slashed : the unexpurgated 1948 editionA history of literature in the CaribbeanEnglish- and Dutch-speaking regionsCaribbean(s) on the move : archipiélagos literarios del Caribe : a transarea symposiumA history of literature in the CaribbeanA history of literature in the Caribbean