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Making men : gender, literary authority, and women's writing in Caribbean narrative

Author: Belinda Edmondson
Publisher: Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Incorporating postcolonial theory, West Indian literature, feminism, and African American literary criticism, this book carves out a relationship between the Caribbean canon and contemporary  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Edmondson, Belinda.
Making men.
Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 1999
(OCoLC)607142408
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Belinda Edmondson
ISBN: 0822322633 9780822322634 0822321319 9780822321316
OCLC Number: 39157565
Description: x, 229 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Writing the Caribbean : gender and literary authority --
pt. 1. Making men : writing the nation. "Race-ing" the nation : Englishness, blackness, and the discourse of Victorian manhood --
Literary men and the English canonical tradition --
Representing the folk : the crisis of literary authenticity --
pt. 2. Writing women : making the nation. Theorizing Caribbean feminist aesthetics --
The novel of revolution and the unrepresentable black woman --
Return of the native : immigrant women's writing and the narrative of exile.
Responsibility: Belinda Edmondson.

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