Jean Rhys / Elaine Savory

Author(s): Savory, Elaine
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Subjects: Women and literature--Caribbean Area--History--20th century
Caribbean area--In literature
West Indies--In literature
Rhys, Jean--Criticism and interpretation
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998
Series: Cambridge studies in African and Caribbean literature
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xxiii, 306 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
List of abbreviations and note on the text
1. Living on both sides, living to write 1
2. Registering protest: The Left Bank and Quartet 36
3. A Caribbean woman lost in Europe?: After Leaving Mr. MacKenzie and the question of gender 57
4. Writing colour, writing Caribbean: Voyage in the Dark and the politics of colour 85
5. Dangerous spirit, bitterly amused: Good Morning, Midnight 109
6. People in and out of place: spatial arrangements in Wide Sargasso Sea 133
7. Brief encounters: Rhys and the craft of the short story 152
8. Performance arts: the theatre of autobiography and the role of the personal essay 177
9. The Helen of our wars: cultural politics and Jean Rhys criticism 196
Notes 226
Select bibliography 271
Index 297
Notes: LCCN: 99211215
ISBN: 0521474345
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-296) and index
OCLC Number: 41095285
ISBN/ISSN: 0521474345