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Writers from the Caribbean

James, Louis Dr.

Writers from the Caribbean

by James, Louis Dr.

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Book Trust in [London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caribbean Area,
  • West Indies
    • Subjects:
    • Caribbean literature (English) -- History and criticism.,
    • West Indian literature (English) -- History and criticism.,
    • West Indian literature (English) -- Bio-bibliography.,
    • Caribbean literature (English) -- Bio-bibliography.,
    • Caribbean Area -- In literature -- Bibliography.,
    • West Indies -- In literature -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLouis James.
      SeriesInternational writers series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9205.A52 J36 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination38 p. ;
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1963746M
      ISBN 100853534365
      LC Control Number90196345
      OCLC/WorldCa22763692

      Welcome! This site offers biographies, bibliographies, and links to information about some of the most prolific writers of the Caribbean. Below you will find links to information about each of the writers featured on this site. You will also find information about the Graduate Multicultural Literature Program at East Carolina University. David Dabydeen, Our Lady of Demerara, Peepal Tree Press, England, Paperback Ed. CARIBBEAN MODERN CLASSICS Wilson Harris, The Eye of the Scarecrow, First published in Great Britain in by Faber and Faber, Republished by Peepal Tree Press, England, Wilson Harris, Heartland, First published in Great Britain in by Faber and Faber, Republished by Peepal Tree Press, England, .

      After he did such a fine job last year with his round-up of ’s Best Caribbean Books, we reached out to Dimitry Elias Léger, author of the critically-acclaimed novel God Loves Haiti (Amistad/Harpercollins, ), and had him take stock of this year’s crop of books from Caribbean ’s what he chose offered a great harvest of Caribbean writing, with Jamaican poets. Caribbean literature, literary works of the Caribbean area written in Spanish, French, or literature of the Caribbean has no indigenous tradition. The pre-Columbian American Indians left few rock carvings or inscriptions (petroglyphs), and their oral traditions .

      The following are lists of writers: 1 Lists by name. 2 Lists by century. 3 Lists of women writers and works. 4 Lists by genre. 5 Lists by ethnicity or nationality. 6. Adisa has lectured and read her work throughout the Caribbean, United States, South Africa, East and West Africa as well as throughout Europe. An award-winning poet and prose writer, Adisa has more than twenty titles to her credit Her work has been reviewed by Ishmael Reed, Al Young, and Alice Walker (Color Purple) who described her work as.


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