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Odysseys home : mapping African-Canadian literature

Author: George Elliott Clarke
Publisher: Toronto [Ontario] ; Buffalo [New York] : University of Toronto Press, Ottawa, Ontario : Canadian Electronic Library, [2002] 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Governor General's Award-winning author George Elliott Clarke identifies African-Canadian literature's distinguishing characteristics, argues its relevance to both African Diasporic and Canadian  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Bibliography
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(CaOONL)20029011655
(DLC) 2003277283
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: George Elliott Clarke
ISBN: 9781442659865 1442659866
OCLC Number: 903968602
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 491 pages)
Contents: Contesting a model blackness: a meditation on African-Canadian African Americanism, or the structures of African-Canadianité --
Must all blackness be America? Locating Canada in Borden's 'Tightrope time, ' or nationalizing Gilroy's The black Atlantic --
The career of black English in Nova Scotia: a literary sketch --
The birth and rebirth of Africadian literature --
Syl Cheney-Coker's Nova Scotia, or the limits of pan-Africanism --
Toward a conservative modernity: cultural nationalism in contemporary Acadian and Africadian poetry --
Liberalism and its discontents: reading black and white in contemporary Québécois texts --
Treason of the black intellectuals? --
Canadian biraciality and its 'zebra' poetics --
Clarke versus Clarke: Tory elitism in Austin Clarke's short fiction --
Harris, Philip, Brand: three authors in search of literate criticism --
No language is neutral: seizing English for ourselves --
The complex face of black Canada --
Viewing African Canada --
The death and rebirth of Africadian nationalism --
An unprejudiced view of two Africadian poets --
Reading Ward's "Blind man's blues' --
African-islanders --
Another great thing --
Growing up black in Alberta --
Toward a black women's Canadian history --
Love which is insight --
The outraged citizen-poet speaks out --
A primer of African-Canadian literature --
Africana Canadiana: a select bibliography of literature by African-Canadian authors, 1785-2001, in English, French, and translation.
Other Titles: Mapping African-Canadian literature
Responsibility: George Elliott Clarke.
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