Caribbean-English passages : intertexuality in a postcolonial tradition / Tobias Döring

Author(s): Döring, Tobias
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Subjects: Caribbean literature (English)--History and criticism
Postcolonialism--Caribbean Area
Caribbean Area--In literature
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 2002
Series: Routledge research in postcolonial literatures
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: x, 236 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: List of figures
Introduction: Caribbean-English passages: intertextuality in a postcolonial tradition 1
1. Rough passages: travel and its discontents 21
2. Sugar cane poetics: planting the arts into a creole landscape 49
3. The 'Congo' in the Caribbean: cartographies of exploration 79
4. Remapping the mother country: life-writing and parabiography 109
5. Turning the colonial gaze: Caribbean-English ekphrasis 137
6. Writing across the meridian: epic echoes in Derek Walcott's Omeros 169
Conclusion: Caribbean-English passages: from the topologies to the locations of culture 203
Notes 210
Bibliography 218
Index 231
Notes: LCCN: 2001048104
ISBN: 0415255848
Includes bibliographical references (p. [218]-230) and index
OCLC Number: 47658931
ISBN/ISSN: 0415255848