Caribbean Literary Discourse : Voice and Cultural Identity in the Anglophone Caribbean / Barbara Lalla, Jean D'Costa, and Velma Pollard.

Caribbean Literary Discourse is a study of the multicultural, multilingual, and Creolized languages that characterize Caribbean discourse, especially as reflected in the language choices that preoccupy creative writers. Caribbean Literary Discourse opens the challenging world of language choices and...

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Main Author: Lalla, Barbara
Other Authors: D'Costa, Jean, Pollard, Velma
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, 2014.
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Summary:Caribbean Literary Discourse is a study of the multicultural, multilingual, and Creolized languages that characterize Caribbean discourse, especially as reflected in the language choices that preoccupy creative writers. Caribbean Literary Discourse opens the challenging world of language choices and literary experiments characteristic of the multicultural and multilingual Caribbean. In these societies, the language of the master- English in Jamaica and Barbados-overlies the Creole languages of the majority. As literary critics and as creative writers, Barbar.
Physical Description:1 online resource (294 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9780817387020
0817387021
9780817318079
0817318070
Language:English.