Caribbean Literature In Transition, 1920-1970: Volume 2

January 14, 2021|
Caribbean Literature In Transition, 1920-1970: Volume 2 by Raphael Dalleo
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The years between the 1920s and 1970s are key for the development of Caribbean literature, producing the founding canonical literary texts of the Anglophone Caribbean. This volume features essays by major scholars as well as emerging voices revisiting important moments from that era to open up new perspectives. Caribbean contributions to the Harlem Renaissance, to the Windrush generation publishing in England after World War II, and to the regional reverberations of the Cuban Revolution all feature prominently in this story. At the same time, we uncover lesser known stories of writers publishing in regional newspapers and journals, of pioneering women writers, and of exchanges with Canada and the African continent. From major writers like Derek Walcott, V.S. Naipaul, George Lamming, and Jean Rhys to recently recuperated figures like Eric Walrond, Una Marson, Sylvia Wynter, and Ismith Khan, this volume sets a course for the future study of Caribbean literature.
Title:Caribbean Literature In Transition, 1920-1970: Volume 2
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:436 pages, 9.25 X 6.26 X 1.1 in
Shipping dimensions:436 pages, 9.25 X 6.26 X 1.1 in
Published:January 14, 2021
Publisher:Cambridge University Press
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781108495523

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