Kingston, Jamaica
University of the West Indies Press
Anansi's journey :a story of Jamaican cultural resistance
9789766402617
9766402612
215 pages
Caribbean Cultural Studies
Folklore - Jamaica.
Spiders - Folklore.
Tricksters - Jamaica.
Contents8
Acknowledgments9
Anancy [poem by Andrew Salkey]12
Introduction14
1. Anansi’s Roots22
2. Anansi’s Metamorphosis50
3. Anansi Tactics102
4. Anansi in the Modern Age152
Appendix194
Notes202
References212
Index220