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Black writers in French : a literary history of negritude

Author: Lilyan Kesteloot
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1974.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Kesteloot, Lilyan.
Black writers in French.
Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1974
(OCoLC)582578328
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lilyan Kesteloot
ISBN: 0877220565 9780877220565
OCLC Number: 1028829
Notes: Translation of Les écrivains noirs de langue française.
Originally presented as the author's thesis, Brussels, 1961.
Description: xxix, 401 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: I. The beginnings : 1. Legitime defense: a manifesto ; 2. West Indian literature in French: "A tracing paper poetry"; 3. Surrealism and criticism of the West ; 4. Communism and the Black man ; 5. Black students in Paris and the Harlem Renaissance ; 6. Rene Maran and Batouala --
II. Negritude is born : 7. L'Etudiant noir: a forum for the new ideas ; 8. How the ethnologists helped ; 9. Negritude: some definitions, Sartre's negativity --
III. The negritude poets : 10. The poetry of negritude ; 11. Leon Damas: Pigments ; 12. Aime Cesaire: Cahier d'un retour au pays natal ; 13. Leopold Senghor: Chants d'ombre and Hosties noires. IV. The war years : 14. Extraliterary activity and two important essays ; 15. Vichy Martinique and Tropiques ; 16. Cultural sterility: denial of the self ; 17. Weapons: Africa and the race ; 18. Surrealist poetry: Cesaire's "Miraculous weapon" --
V. An end to colonization : 19. In Paris: founding Presence Africaine ; 20. The nature and influence of Presence Africaine ; 21. Black French-language writers in 1960: a survey ; 22. A new generation and the negritude label --
VI. Conclusions : 23. A contribution to the larger humanism.
Other Titles: Ecrivains noirs de langue française.
Responsibility: Lilyan Kesteloot ; translated by Ellen Conroy Kennedy.
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