Jennifer Rahim
Barbara Lalla
Kingston, Jamaica
University of West Indies Press
Beyond borders :cross-culturalism and the Caribbean canon
9766402167
9789766402167
267 pages
Caribbean Cultural Studies
Language and culture - Congresses. - Caribbean, English-speaking
Postcolonialism - Congresses. - Caribbean, English-speaking
Group identity - Cross-cultural studies - Caribbean, English-speaking
Contents6
Acknowledgements8
Introduction. Cross-Culturalism and the Caribbean Canon10
CHAPTER 1 Language and the Politics of Ethnicity26
CHAPTER 2 Gender and Genre43
CHAPTER 3 More Than the Sum of Its Parts68
CHAPTER 4 Caribbean Cross-Culturalism inThe Caribbean Multilingual Dictionary86
CHAPTER 5 Borders, Boundaries and Frames108
CHAPTER 6 Mutual Ground125
CHAPTER 7 Coping with the New Culture160
CHAPTER 8 Reflections on the Imaging of Africa inthe Calypso of Trinidad and Tobago179
CHAPTER 9 Bordering on the Transgressive201
CHAPTER 10 Issues in Caribbean Cultural Studies226
CHAPTER 11 The School as a Forum for Cross-Culturalism234
CHAPTER 12 Cultural Studies265
Contributors274