The Resource Motherlands : Black women's writing from Africa, the Caribbean, and South Asia, Susheila Nasta, editor

Motherlands : Black women's writing from Africa, the Caribbean, and South Asia, Susheila Nasta, editor

Label
Motherlands : Black women's writing from Africa, the Caribbean, and South Asia
Title
Motherlands
Title remainder
Black women's writing from Africa, the Caribbean, and South Asia
Statement of responsibility
Susheila Nasta, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9340.5
LC item number
.M67 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nasta, Susheila
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Commonwealth
  • African literature (English)
  • Caribbean literature (English)
  • West Indian literature (English)
  • South Asian literature (English)
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women, Black, in literature
  • Blacks in literature
  • Literatura caribeña (Inglesa)
  • Literatura inglesa
  • Literatura inglesa
  • Mujeres negras
  • Mujeres negras en la literatura
  • Negros en la literatura
  • Littérature africaine (anglaise)
  • Littérature antillaise (anglaise)
  • Littérature sud-asiatique
  • Littérature anglaise
  • Noires
  • Écrits de femmes africains (anglais)
  • Écrits de femmes antillais (anglais)
  • Noires dans la littérature
  • Noirs dans la littérature
  • Frauenliteratur
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • African literature (English)
  • Blacks in literature
  • Caribbean literature (English)
  • English literature
  • South Asian literature (English)
  • West Indian literature (English)
  • Women and literature
  • Women, Black, in literature
  • Schwarzafrika
  • Englisch
  • Westindien
  • Schwarze
  • Südasien
  • English-speaking countries
Label
Motherlands : Black women's writing from Africa, the Caribbean, and South Asia, Susheila Nasta, editor
Link
https://archive.org/details/motherlandsblack00nast
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Stories of women and mothers : gender and nationalism in the early fiction of Flora Nwapa -- Untold story and the retold story : intertextuality in post-colonial women's fiction -- Searching voices : Anita Desai's Clear light of day and Nayantara Sahgal's Rich like us -- "Something ancestral recaptured" : spirit possession as trope in selected feminist fictions of the African diaspora -- Rebellious women : fictional biographies : Nawal el Sa'adawi's Woman at point zero and Mariama Bä's So long a letter -- "Dangerous knowledge" and the poetics of survival : a reading of Our sister killjoy and A Question of power -- Mothers or sisters? identity, discourse and audience in the writing of Ama Ata Aidoo and Mariama Bä -- Search for freedom in Indian women's writing -- "Heaven lies beneath her feet"? : mother figures in selected Indo-Anglian novels -- Motherhood as a metaphor for creativity in three African women's novels : Flora Nwapa, Rebeka Njau and Bessie Head -- "Bloodstream of our inheritance" : female identity and the Caribbean mothers' land -- Mothertongue voices in the writing of Olive Senior and Lorna Goodison
  • Family connections : mother and mother country in the fiction of Jean Rhys and Jamaica Kincaid -- Absent mother(land)s : Joan Riley's fiction -- Adopted motherlands : the novels of Marjorie Macgoye and Bessie Head -- Mother/lands : self and separation in the work of Buchi Emecheta, Bessie Head and Jean Rhys
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxx, 366 pages
Isbn
9780813517810
Lccn
91030110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24246546
  • (OCoLC)ocm24246546
Label
Motherlands : Black women's writing from Africa, the Caribbean, and South Asia, Susheila Nasta, editor
Link
https://archive.org/details/motherlandsblack00nast
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Stories of women and mothers : gender and nationalism in the early fiction of Flora Nwapa -- Untold story and the retold story : intertextuality in post-colonial women's fiction -- Searching voices : Anita Desai's Clear light of day and Nayantara Sahgal's Rich like us -- "Something ancestral recaptured" : spirit possession as trope in selected feminist fictions of the African diaspora -- Rebellious women : fictional biographies : Nawal el Sa'adawi's Woman at point zero and Mariama Bä's So long a letter -- "Dangerous knowledge" and the poetics of survival : a reading of Our sister killjoy and A Question of power -- Mothers or sisters? identity, discourse and audience in the writing of Ama Ata Aidoo and Mariama Bä -- Search for freedom in Indian women's writing -- "Heaven lies beneath her feet"? : mother figures in selected Indo-Anglian novels -- Motherhood as a metaphor for creativity in three African women's novels : Flora Nwapa, Rebeka Njau and Bessie Head -- "Bloodstream of our inheritance" : female identity and the Caribbean mothers' land -- Mothertongue voices in the writing of Olive Senior and Lorna Goodison
  • Family connections : mother and mother country in the fiction of Jean Rhys and Jamaica Kincaid -- Absent mother(land)s : Joan Riley's fiction -- Adopted motherlands : the novels of Marjorie Macgoye and Bessie Head -- Mother/lands : self and separation in the work of Buchi Emecheta, Bessie Head and Jean Rhys
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxx, 366 pages
Isbn
9780813517810
Lccn
91030110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24246546
  • (OCoLC)ocm24246546

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