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Derek Walcott

Author: John Thieme
Publisher: Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York, NY, USA : Distributed exclusively in the USA by St. Martin's Press, 1999.
Series: Contemporary world writers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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John Thieme provides a comprehensive study of Derek Walcott's writing from its beginning in the 1940s to his most recent work. Walcott's poetry and drama are set against the background of various  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thieme, John.
Derek Walcott.
Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York, NY, USA : Distributed exclusively in the USA by St. Martin's Press, 1999
(OCoLC)657181172
Named Person: Derek Walcott; Derek Walcott; Derek Walcott; Derek Walcott; Derek Walcott; Derek Walcott; Derek Walcott
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Thieme
ISBN: 0719042054 9780719042058 0719042062 9780719042065
OCLC Number: 41467060
Description: xvii, 251 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Contexts and intertexts --
Finding a voice --
Founding a West Indian theatre --
The poet as castaway --
Renegotiating roles --
Odysseys.
Series Title: Contemporary world writers.
Responsibility: John Thieme.

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Derek Walcott is a perceptive and revealing critical introduction to one of the world's greatest living poets. "The Charleston Daily News"

 
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