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Caribbean Women Writers And Globalization

Fictions of Independence

by Helen Scott

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Ashgate Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Foreign countries,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • History and criticism,
  • Caribbean islands,
  • Women Authors,
  • American - General,
  • Caribbean literature (English),
  • 20th century,
  • Caribbean Area,
  • History,
  • Women and literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages193
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7991169M
    ISBN 100754651347
    ISBN 109780754651345

    The Association of Caribbean Women Writers and Scholars (ACWWS) was formed in to continue the momentum sparked by the Caribbean Women Writers and Scholars conference organized by Prof. Selwyn Cudjoe (then of Wellesley College), and thereby advance creative writing and critical work by and about Caribbean women.


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