The Resource Crossing the line : early Creole novels and anglophone Caribbean culture in the age of emancipation, Candace Ward

Crossing the line : early Creole novels and anglophone Caribbean culture in the age of emancipation, Candace Ward

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Crossing the line : early Creole novels and anglophone Caribbean culture in the age of emancipation
Title
Crossing the line
Title remainder
early Creole novels and anglophone Caribbean culture in the age of emancipation
Statement of responsibility
Candace Ward
Title variation
Creole novels and anglophone Caribbean culture in the age of emancipation
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Language
eng
Summary
"Crossing the Line examines a group of novels by white creoles -- white writers whose identities and perspectives were shaped by their experiences in Britain's Caribbean colonies. Four novels anchor the study: three anonymously published works, Montgomery; or, the West-Indian Adventurer (1812-13), Hamel, the Obeah Man (1827) and Marly; or, A Planter's Life in Jamaica (1828), and E. L. Joseph's Warner Arundell: The Adventures of a Creole (1838). Revealing the contradictions embedded in the texts' constructions of the Caribbean 'realities' they seek to dramatize, Candace Ward shows how these white creole authors gave birth to characters and enlivened settings and situations in ways that shed light on the many sociopolitical fictions that shaped life in the anglophone Atlantic" --
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Ward, Candace
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
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  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9205.4
LC item number
.W37 2017eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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New World studies
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  • Caribbean fiction (English)
  • West Indian fiction (English)
  • Creoles
  • Colonies in literature
  • Plantation life in literature
  • Caribbean Area
  • West Indies
  • Caribbean fiction (English)
  • Colonies in literature
  • Creoles
  • Literature
  • Plantation life in literature
  • West Indian fiction (English)
  • Caribbean Area
  • West Indies
  • Caribbean fiction
  • West Indian fiction
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Caribbean & Latin American
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Crossing the line : early Creole novels and anglophone Caribbean culture in the age of emancipation, Candace Ward
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: why creole? why the novel? -- Hortus creolensis: cultivating the creole novel -- "A permanent revolution": time, history, and constructions of Africa in Cynric Williams's Hamel, the obeah man -- "Lost subjects": the specter of idleness and the work of Marly; or, a planter's life in Jamaica -- Recentering the Caribbean: revolution and the creole cosmopolis in Warner Arundell -- Conclusion: the unfinished business of early creole (historical) novels
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1 online resource (225 pages)
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online
Isbn
9780813940007
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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illustrations.
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctv3n335g
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1045426562
  • (OCoLC)on1045426562
Label
Crossing the line : early Creole novels and anglophone Caribbean culture in the age of emancipation, Candace Ward
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: why creole? why the novel? -- Hortus creolensis: cultivating the creole novel -- "A permanent revolution": time, history, and constructions of Africa in Cynric Williams's Hamel, the obeah man -- "Lost subjects": the specter of idleness and the work of Marly; or, a planter's life in Jamaica -- Recentering the Caribbean: revolution and the creole cosmopolis in Warner Arundell -- Conclusion: the unfinished business of early creole (historical) novels
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813940007
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctv3n335g
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1045426562
  • (OCoLC)on1045426562

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