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Caribbean Culture and British Fiction in the Atlantic World, 1780-1870


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Juli 2008

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Examines the interrelationship between Caribbean narratives and British fiction in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Introduction: Realism and romance in the nineteenth-century Caribbean; 1. Creole realism and metropolitan humanitarianism; 2. Caribbean romance and subaltern history; 3. 'This fruitful matrix of curses': the interesting narrative of the life of Samuel Ringgold Ward; 4. Jamaica, genealogy, George Eliot: inheriting the empire after Morant Bay; Epilogue: 'And the sword will come from America'.

Portrait

Tim Watson is Assistant Professor of English at the University of Miami.

Pressestimmen

Review of the hardback: '... undertaking very demanding archival work, and thus reconstructing the world behind the words of these many writers and speakers, Tim Watson has done a service for scholars of the Atlantic world.' Laura Doyle, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
EAN: 9780521876261
ISBN: 0521876265
Untertitel: 'Cambridge Studies in Nineteent'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Juli 2008
Seitenanzahl: 263 Seiten
Format: gebunden
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