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Childhood, autobiography and the francophone Caribbean

Author: Louise Hardwick
Publisher: Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2013.
Series: Contemporary French and francophone cultures, 24.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hardwick examines a major modern turn in Francophone Caribbean literature towards the récit d'enfance, or childhood memoir, and asks why this occurred post-1990, connecting texts to recent changes in public policy and education policy concerning the commemoration of slavery and colonialism both in France and at a global level (for example, the UNESCO project 'La Route de l'esclave', the 'loi Taubira', and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Patrick Chamoiseau; Maryse Condé; Raphaël Confiant; Daniel Maximin; Dany Laferrière
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Louise Hardwick
ISBN: 1846317940 9781846317941 9781781380475 1781380473
OCLC Number: 861257339
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 248 pages).
Contents: Introduction : Childhood, genre and the scene of recognition --
The emergence of a tradition --
Apples and mimic men : Patrick Chamoiseau's Une Enfance créole --
The poetics of ethnicity in Raphaël Confiant's Ravines du devant-jour and Le Cahier de romances --
Alienation and estrangement in Maryse Condé's Le Cœur à rire et à pleurer --
Childhood, the environment and diaspora : Daniel Maximin's Tu, c'est l'enfance and Gisèle Pineau's L'Exil selon Julia --
Thwarted expectations? Stasis and change in Haiti in Dany Laferrière's L'Odeur du café and Le Charme des après-midi sans fin --
Parental paradigms and gender stereotypes.
Series Title: Contemporary French and francophone cultures, 24.
Responsibility: Louise Hardwick.

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This book explores a major modern turn in Francophone Caribbean literature towards recits d'enfance (narratives of childhood) and asks why this occurred post-1990.  Read more...

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