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Islands and exiles : the creole identities of post/colonial literature, Chris Bongie

Label
Islands and exiles : the creole identities of post/colonial literature
Title
Islands and exiles
Title remainder
the creole identities of post/colonial literature
Statement of responsibility
Chris Bongie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive historical and theoretical study of the 'creolization' process and its relevance to both colonial and postcolonial literatures, this book focuses on novels from or about the French Caribbean
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bongie, Chris
Dewey number
809/.891724
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN849.U43
LC item number
B66 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature, Modern
  • Postcolonialism in literature
  • Islands in literature
  • Colonies in literature
  • Creole dialects in literature
  • Exiles in literature
  • Postcolonialism
  • Developing countries
Label
Islands and exiles : the creole identities of post/colonial literature, Chris Bongie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [505]-527) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Within the shady hold of modernity: a preface to Creolization -- A glow of after-memory: (beyond) identity politics in postcolonial literature and theory -- "The shadow of what one will be": Bernardin de Saint-Pierre's insular relations -- Resisting memories: Édouard Glissant and the medusa of history -- The memory of Hayti: William Faulkner, Victor Hugo, and the Saint-Domingue revolution -- 1835, or Le troisième siècle: the Creole afterlives of Cyrille-Charles-Auguste Bissette, Louis de Maynard de Queilhe, and Victor Schœlcher -- The (un)exploded volcano: Daniel Maximin's Soufrières and the apocalypse of narrative -- The last frontier: memories of the postcolonial future in Keri Julme's the bone people
Control code
38898052
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
543 pages
Isbn
9780804732819
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98016325
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Islands and exiles : the creole identities of post/colonial literature, Chris Bongie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [505]-527) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Within the shady hold of modernity: a preface to Creolization -- A glow of after-memory: (beyond) identity politics in postcolonial literature and theory -- "The shadow of what one will be": Bernardin de Saint-Pierre's insular relations -- Resisting memories: Édouard Glissant and the medusa of history -- The memory of Hayti: William Faulkner, Victor Hugo, and the Saint-Domingue revolution -- 1835, or Le troisième siècle: the Creole afterlives of Cyrille-Charles-Auguste Bissette, Louis de Maynard de Queilhe, and Victor Schœlcher -- The (un)exploded volcano: Daniel Maximin's Soufrières and the apocalypse of narrative -- The last frontier: memories of the postcolonial future in Keri Julme's the bone people
Control code
38898052
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
543 pages
Isbn
9780804732819
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98016325
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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