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Abandoning dead metaphors : the Caribbean phase of Derek Walcott's poetry

Author: Patricia Ismond
Publisher: Kingston, Jamaica : University of the West Indies Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A critical appreciation of the work of Derek Walcott's Caribbean phase (1946-81). It examines Walcott's use of metaphor, by which he focuses on the juxtaposition of his concern with a regional  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ismond, Patricia.
Abandoning dead metaphors.
Kingston, Jamaica : University of the West Indies Press, 2001
(OCoLC)48960061
Named Person: Derek Walcott; Derek Walcott; Derek Walcott
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Ismond
ISBN: 9781441656476 1441656472
OCLC Number: 650586921
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 309 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction : the Caribbean focus --
Apprenticeship : juvenilia to In a green night --
Abandoning dead metaphors : The castaway and The gulf --
Revolutionary creed, race, politics and society --
Another life : alter/native metaphors in fulfilment --
Society and nationhood in the Caribbean : towards another life.
Responsibility: Patricia Ismond.

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