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Performance and personhood in Caribbean literature : from Alexis to the digital age

Author: Jeannine Murray-Román
Publisher: Charlottesville ; London : University of Virginia Press, [2016]
Series: New World studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on the literary representation of performance practices in anglophone, francophone, and hispanophone Caribbean literature, Jeannine Murray-Roman shows how a shared regional aesthetic emerges  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeannine Murray-Román
ISBN: 9780813938479 0813938473 9780813938486 0813938481 081393849X 9780813938493
OCLC Number: 918616218
Description: ix, 244 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Performance and the expansion of personhood in Marissa Chibas's Daughter of a Cuban revolutionary --
Creole's thinking body: Patrick Chamoiseau and Marlon James --
From spectator to participant: audience formation in Guillermo Cabrera Infante's Tres tristes tigres, Oonya Kempadoo's Tide running, and Ernest Pépin's L'envers du décor --
Staceyann Chin and Zoé Valdés: sexilic politics in the blogosphere --
Dansez et revivez!": reviving personhood in Rosario Ferré's "Maquinolandera" and Jacques Stephen Alexis's Les arbres musiciens --
Coda.
Series Title: New World studies.
Responsibility: Jeannine Murray-Román.

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