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The Resource Creole Renegades : Rhetoric of Betrayal and Guilt in the Caribbean Diaspora

Creole Renegades : Rhetoric of Betrayal and Guilt in the Caribbean Diaspora

Label
Creole Renegades : Rhetoric of Betrayal and Guilt in the Caribbean Diaspora
Title
Creole Renegades
Title remainder
Rhetoric of Betrayal and Guilt in the Caribbean Diaspora
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Creole Renegades, Bénédicte Boisseron looks at exiled Caribbean authors-Edwidge Danticat, Jamaica Kincaid, V.S. Naipaul, Maryse Condé, Dany Laferriére, and more-whose works have been well received in their adopted North American countries but who are often viewed by their home islands as sell-outs, opportunists, or traitors. These expatriate and second-generation authors refuse to be simple bearers of Caribbean culture, often dramatically distancing themselves from the postcolonial archipelago. Their writing is frequently infused with an enticing sense of cultural, sexual, or raci
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boisseron, Bénédicte
Dewey number
417/.2209729
Index
index present
LC call number
PM7834 .C37
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Broyard, Anatole
  • Condé, Maryse
  • Danticat, Edwidge
  • Laferrière, Dany
  • Naipaul, V. S.
  • Kincaid, Jamaica
  • Creoles
  • Creole literature
  • Caribbean Area
  • West Indians
  • Ethnicity
  • Nationalism
  • Broyard, Anatole
  • Condé, Maryse
  • Danticat, Edwidge
  • Kincaid, Jamaica
  • Laferrière, Dany
  • Naipaul, V. S.
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Creole literature
  • Creoles
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Ethnicity
  • Nationalism
  • Caribbean Area
  • North America
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Caribbean & Latin American
Label
Creole Renegades : Rhetoric of Betrayal and Guilt in the Caribbean Diaspora
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-213) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Note on Translations; Introduction: The Second-Generation Caribbean Diaspora; 1. Anatole Broyard: Racial Betrayal and the Art of Being Creole; 2. Maryse Condé's Histoire de la femme cannibale: Coming Out in the French Antilles; 3. Edwidge Danticat and Dany Laferrière: Parasitic and Remittance Diaspora; 4. V.S. Naipaul and Jamaica Kincaid: Rhetoric of National Dis-Allegiance; 5. Creole versus Bossale Renegade: "Turfism" in the Black Diaspora of the Americas; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
880059543
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813048918
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvwwg0gm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880059543
Label
Creole Renegades : Rhetoric of Betrayal and Guilt in the Caribbean Diaspora
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-213) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Note on Translations; Introduction: The Second-Generation Caribbean Diaspora; 1. Anatole Broyard: Racial Betrayal and the Art of Being Creole; 2. Maryse Condé's Histoire de la femme cannibale: Coming Out in the French Antilles; 3. Edwidge Danticat and Dany Laferrière: Parasitic and Remittance Diaspora; 4. V.S. Naipaul and Jamaica Kincaid: Rhetoric of National Dis-Allegiance; 5. Creole versus Bossale Renegade: "Turfism" in the Black Diaspora of the Americas; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
Control code
880059543
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813048918
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvwwg0gm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880059543

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