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

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

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
editor, Susheila Nasta
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9340.5
LC item number
.M67 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nasta, Susheila
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African literature (English)
  • Caribbean literature (English)
  • English literature
  • Literature
  • Literature, Modern
  • African literature (English)
  • Caribbean literature (English)
  • English literature
  • Literature
  • Literature
  • Englisch
  • Frauenliteratur
  • Schwarze
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Englisch
  • Schwarze
Label
Motherlands : black women's writing from Africa, the Caribbean and South Asia, editor, Susheila Nasta
Instantiates
Publication
Contributor
Donor
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-357) 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
  • "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
  • Sories 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 B"a'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 B"a
  • Search for freedom in Indian women's writing
  • 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
  • Motherlands : self and separation in the work of Buchi
  • Emecheta, Bessie Head and Jean Rhys
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxx, 366 pages
Isbn
9780704342699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center’s copy gift of Nayantara Sahgal ; includes work by N. Sahgal and with her inscription
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24696980
  • (OCoLC)ocm24696980
Label
Motherlands : black women's writing from Africa, the Caribbean and South Asia, editor, Susheila Nasta
Publication
Contributor
Donor
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-357) 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
  • "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
  • Sories 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 B"a'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 B"a
  • Search for freedom in Indian women's writing
  • 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
  • Motherlands : self and separation in the work of Buchi
  • Emecheta, Bessie Head and Jean Rhys
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xxx, 366 pages
Isbn
9780704342699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center’s copy gift of Nayantara Sahgal ; includes work by N. Sahgal and with her inscription
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24696980
  • (OCoLC)ocm24696980

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