skip to content
Edouard Glissant Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Edouard Glissant

Author: J Michael Dash
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1995.
Series: Cambridge studies in African and Caribbean literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
In this first full-length study of Glissant's creative and theoretical work J. Michael Dash examines his poems, novels, plays and essays in the context of modern French literary movements and the post-negritude Caribbean situation, providing both a useful introduction to, and a challenging assessment of, Glissant's work to date. Dash shows how Glissant has focused in an unprecedented way on the Caribbean in terms of  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Édouard Glissant; Edouard Glissant; Édouard Glissant; Édouard Glissant; Édouard Glissant; Édouard Glissant
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Michael Dash
ISBN: 0521402735 9780521402736 0521475503 9780521475501
OCLC Number: 30036462
Description: xii, 202 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: 1. Contexts --
2. The poetic intention: Un champ diles, La terre inquiete, Les Indes, Soleil de la conscience --
3. Novels of time and space: La Lezarde, Le quatrieme siecle --
4. Writing the 'real country': L'intention poetique, Malemort, Boises, Monsieur Toussaint --
5. Towards a theory of Antillanite: La case du commandeur, Le discours antillais --
6. A poetics of chaos: Pays reve, pays reel, mahagony, Poetique de la relation.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in African and Caribbean literature.
Responsibility: J. Michael Dash.
More information:

Abstract:

First full-length study of influential novelist, poet and theorist of Caribbean and post-colonial literature.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Dash does a masterly job of discussing the important themes, images, and structures of Glissant's work as a poet, a novelist, and an essayist. As well as concise summaries of the critical reaction, Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/30036462> # Edouard Glissant
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "30036462" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Place/cambridge_england> ; # Cambridge England
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Place/new_york_ny_usa> ; # New York, NY, USA
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Place/region_caraibe> ; # Région caraïbe
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1243267> ; # Lesser Antilles--West Indies, French.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/841.914/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Topic/literatura_expressao_francesa> ; # Literatura expressao francesa
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Topic/antilles_francaises_dans_la_litterature> ; # Antilles françaises dans la littérature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Topic/caraibes_region_dans_la_litterature> ; # Caraïbes (Région) dans la littérature
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Place/caribbean_area> ; # Caribbean Area
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> ; # Literature
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1244080> ; # Caribbean Area.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Thing/french_poetry> ; # French poetry.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/54148277> ; # Edouard Glissant
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Place/antilles_francaises> ; # Antilles françaises
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Place/west_indies_french> ; # West Indies, French
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/36937426> ; # J Michael Dash
    schema:datePublished "1995" ;
    schema:description "In this first full-length study of Glissant's creative and theoretical work J. Michael Dash examines his poems, novels, plays and essays in the context of modern French literary movements and the post-negritude Caribbean situation, providing both a useful introduction to, and a challenging assessment of, Glissant's work to date. Dash shows how Glissant has focused in an unprecedented way on the Caribbean in terms of the diverse and hybrid culture that has been created in the region, and how his ideas on a cross-cultural poetics are the shaping force in the francophone Caribbean 'Creolite' movement."@en ;
    schema:description "1. Contexts -- 2. The poetic intention: Un champ diles, La terre inquiete, Les Indes, Soleil de la conscience -- 3. Novels of time and space: La Lezarde, Le quatrieme siecle -- 4. Writing the 'real country': L'intention poetique, Malemort, Boises, Monsieur Toussaint -- 5. Towards a theory of Antillanite: La case du commandeur, Le discours antillais -- 6. A poetics of chaos: Pays reve, pays reel, mahagony, Poetique de la relation."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/32304330> ;
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Series/cambridge_studies_in_african_and_caribbean_literature> ; # Cambridge studies in African and Caribbean literature.
    schema:name "Edouard Glissant"@en ;
    schema:productID "30036462" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/30036462#PublicationEvent/cambridge_england_new_york_ny_usa_cambridge_university_press_1995> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Agent/cambridge_university_press> ; # Cambridge University Press
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/cam024/94008786.html> ;
    schema:url <http://hdl.handle.net/2027/heb.07615> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/samples/cam031/94008786.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521475501> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521402736> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9516070> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/30036462> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Agent/cambridge_university_press> # Cambridge University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Cambridge University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Place/antilles_francaises> # Antilles françaises
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Antilles françaises" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Place/cambridge_england> # Cambridge England
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cambridge England" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Place/caribbean_area> # Caribbean Area
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Caribbean Area" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Place/new_york_ny_usa> # New York, NY, USA
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York, NY, USA" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Place/region_caraibe> # Région caraïbe
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Région caraïbe" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Place/west_indies_french> # West Indies, French
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "West Indies, French" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Series/cambridge_studies_in_african_and_caribbean_literature> # Cambridge studies in African and Caribbean literature.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/30036462> ; # Edouard Glissant
    schema:name "Cambridge studies in African and Caribbean literature." ;
    schema:name "Cambridge studies in African and Caribbean literature" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Thing/french_poetry> # French poetry.
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "French poetry." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Topic/antilles_francaises_dans_la_litterature> # Antilles françaises dans la littérature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Antilles françaises dans la littérature"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Topic/caraibes_region_dans_la_litterature> # Caraïbes (Région) dans la littérature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Caraïbes (Région) dans la littérature"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/32304330#Topic/literatura_expressao_francesa> # Literatura expressao francesa
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Literatura expressao francesa"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1243267> # Lesser Antilles--West Indies, French.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Lesser Antilles--West Indies, French." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1244080> # Caribbean Area.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Caribbean Area." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/999953> # Literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Literature"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/36937426> # J Michael Dash
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Dash" ;
    schema:givenName "J. Michael" ;
    schema:name "J Michael Dash" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/54148277> # Edouard Glissant
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1928" ;
    schema:deathDate "" ;
    schema:deathDate "2011" ;
    schema:familyName "Glissant" ;
    schema:givenName "Edouard" ;
    schema:givenName "Édouard" ;
    schema:name "Edouard Glissant" ;
    schema:name "Édouard Glissant" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521402736>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0521402735" ;
    schema:isbn "9780521402736" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521475501>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0521475503" ;
    schema:isbn "9780521475501" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.