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Theorizing a colonial Caribbean-Atlantic imaginary : sugar and Obeah / Keith Sandiford.

Author/Creator:
Sandiford, Keith Albert, 1947-
Publication:
New York : Routledge, 2011.
Series:
Routledge research in Atlantic studies ; 5.
Routledge research in Atlantic studies ; 5
Format/Description:
Book
x, 194 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
West Indian literature (English) -- History and criticism.
Caribbean literature -- Colonial influence.
Ligon, Richard -- Criticism and interpretation.
Lewis, M. G. (Matthew Gregory), 1775-1818 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Literature and myth.
Literature and history.
Obeah (Cult).
Contents:
The imaginary as a poetics of theory and crosscultural consciousness
Sugar and the ocean: mythic origins and imaginary power
Ligon: Atlantic crossroads, imaginary prospects in the History
Ligon: sugar and the myth of cure
Lewis: the imaginary of counterorders in the Journal
Lewis: Obeah and the myth of disease.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780415876896 (acid-free paper)
0415876893 (acid-free paper)
9780203835081 (eBook)
0203835085 (eBook)
OCLC:
643081959
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