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Author Edmondson, Belinda.

Title Making men : gender, literary authority, and women's writing in Caribbean narrative / Belinda Edmondson.

Publication Info. Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 1999.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  810.99729 E24M    Check Shelf
Description x, 229 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-219) and index.
Contents Writing the Caribbean : gender and literary authority -- pt. 1. Making men : writing the nation. "Race-ing" the nation : Englishness, blackness, and the discourse of Victorian manhood -- Literary men and the English canonical tradition -- Representing the folk : the crisis of literary authenticity -- pt. 2. Writing women : making the nation. Theorizing Caribbean feminist aesthetics -- The novel of revolution and the unrepresentable black woman -- Return of the native : immigrant women's writing and the narrative of exile.
Form Also issued online.
Subject Caribbean literature (English) -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Caribbean literature (English) -- Male authors -- History and criticism.
West Indian literature (English) -- History and criticism.
Emigration and immigration in literature.
Feminism and literature -- Caribbean Area.
Feminism and literature -- West Indies.
Women and literature -- Caribbean Area.
Women and literature -- West Indies.
Authorship -- Sex differences.
Imperialism in literature.
Masculinity in literature.
Authority in literature.
Colonies in literature.
Narration (Rhetoric)
Men in literature.
Vrouwelijke auteurs.
Literatur -- Englisch -- Karibik -- Motiv (Literatur) -- Männlichkeit -- Geschichte.
Männlichkeit -- Motiv (Literatur) -- Englisch -- Karibik -- Geschichte.
Frauenliteratur -- Englisch -- Karibik -- Geschichte -- 1930-1999.
Karibik -- Literatur -- Englisch -- Motiv (Literatur) -- Männlichkeit -- Geschichte.
Karibik -- Frauenliteratur -- Englisch -- Geschichte -- 1930-1999.
Other Form: Online version: Edmondson, Belinda. Making men. Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 1999 (OCoLC)607142408
ISBN 0822322633 (paperback alkaline paper)
9780822322634 (paperback alkaline paper)
0822321319 (alkaline paper)
9780822321316 (alkaline paper)
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