American Creoles : The Francophone Caribbean and the American South

By: Munro, MartinContributor(s): Britton, CeliaMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandFrancophone Postcolonial Studies, 3: Publisher: Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2012Edition: 1Description: 1 online resource (265 p.)ISBN: 9781846317200Subject(s): American literature -- Caribbean influences | French literature -- Foreign countries -- History and criticism | Postcolonialism in literature | Southern States -- Civilization -- Caribbean influencesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: American Creoles : The Francophone Caribbean and the American SouthDDC classification: 840.9 | 972.9 LOC classification: PQ145.1Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Half-title; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Part II; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Part III; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Notes on Contributors; Index
Summary: This book examines the cultural, social, and historical affinities between the Francophone Caribbean and the American South, considering figures as diverse as Barack Obama, Frantz Fanon, Miles Davis, James Brown, Edouard Glissant, William Faulkner, Maryse Condé and Lafcadio Hearn.
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Cover; Half-title; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Part II; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Part III; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Notes on Contributors; Index

This book examines the cultural, social, and historical affinities between the Francophone Caribbean and the American South, considering figures as diverse as Barack Obama, Frantz Fanon, Miles Davis, James Brown, Edouard Glissant, William Faulkner, Maryse Condé and Lafcadio Hearn.

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Martin Munro is Professor of French and Francophone Studies at Florida State University, and the author of Different Drummers: Rhythm and Race in the Americas (University of California Press, 2010); Exile and Post-1946 Haitian Literature: Alexis, Depestre, Ollivier, Laferri�re, Danticat (Liverpool University Press, 2007); and editor of Haiti Rising: Haitian History, Culture and the Earthquake of 2010 (Liverpool University Press, 2010). Celia Britton is Professor of French and Francophone Studies at University College London and the author of The Sense of Community in French Caribbean Fiction (Liverpool University Press, 2008); Race and the Unconscious: Freudianism in French Caribbean Thought (Legenda, 2002); Edouard Glissant and Postcolonial Theory: Strategies of Language and Resistance (University of Virginia Press, 1999).

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