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The French Atlantic triangle : literature and culture of the slave trade

Author: Christopher L Miller
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2008.
Series: Duke backfile
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A study of representations of the French Atlantic slave trade in the history, literature, and film of France and its former colonies in Africa and the Caribbean.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Miller, Christopher L., 1953-
French Atlantic triangle.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2008
(DLC) 2007033635
(OCoLC)171613492
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher L Miller
ISBN: 9780822388838 0822388839 0822341514 9780822341512
OCLC Number: 949623385
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2016. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 571 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Around the triangle --
The slave trade in the Enlightenment --
The veeritions of history --
Gendering abolitionism --
Olympe de Gouges, "earwitness to the ills of America" --
Madame de Staël, Mirza, and Pauline : Atlantic memories --
Duras and her Ourika, "the ultimate house slave" --
Tamango around the Atlantic : concatenations of revolt --
Forget Haiti : Baron Roger and the new Africa --
Homosociality, reckoning, and recognition in Eugène Sue's Atar-gull --
Edouard Corbière, "mating," and maritime adventure --
Césaire, Glissant, Condé : reimagining the Atlantic --
African "silence" --
Conclusion : Reckoning, reparation, and the value of fictions.
Series Title: Duke backfile
Responsibility: Christopher L. Miller.
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