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The Resource Historical thought and literary representation in West Indian literature, Nana Wilson-Tagoe

Historical thought and literary representation in West Indian literature, Nana Wilson-Tagoe

Label
Historical thought and literary representation in West Indian literature
Title
Historical thought and literary representation in West Indian literature
Statement of responsibility
Nana Wilson-Tagoe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson-Tagoe, Nana
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9210
LC item number
.W55 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West Indian literature (English)
  • Literature and history
  • West Indies
  • Historiography
  • West Indies
Label
Historical thought and literary representation in West Indian literature, Nana Wilson-Tagoe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-[310]) and index
Contents
The scope and limits of West Indian historiography -- The novel as history: Edgar Mittelholzer and V.S. Reid -- History as loss: determinism as vision and form in V.S. Naipaul -- Lamming and the mythic imagination: meaning and dimensions of freedom -- Beyond realism: Wilson Harris and the immateriality of freedom -- Transcending linear time: history and style in Derek Walcott's poetry -- From myth to dialectic: history in Derek Walcott's drama -- Edward Brathwaite and submerged history: the aesthetics of renaissance -- Configurations of history in the writing of West Indian women -- Africa in the historical imagination of the West Indian writer
Control code
38295163
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 328 p.
Isbn
9780813015828
Isbn Type
(UPF : acid-free paper)
Lccn
98005412
Label
Historical thought and literary representation in West Indian literature, Nana Wilson-Tagoe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-[310]) and index
Contents
The scope and limits of West Indian historiography -- The novel as history: Edgar Mittelholzer and V.S. Reid -- History as loss: determinism as vision and form in V.S. Naipaul -- Lamming and the mythic imagination: meaning and dimensions of freedom -- Beyond realism: Wilson Harris and the immateriality of freedom -- Transcending linear time: history and style in Derek Walcott's poetry -- From myth to dialectic: history in Derek Walcott's drama -- Edward Brathwaite and submerged history: the aesthetics of renaissance -- Configurations of history in the writing of West Indian women -- Africa in the historical imagination of the West Indian writer
Control code
38295163
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 328 p.
Isbn
9780813015828
Isbn Type
(UPF : acid-free paper)
Lccn
98005412

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