Giselle Rampaul
Barbara Lalla
Kingston, Jamaica
The University of the West Indies Press
Postscripts :Caribbean perspectives on the British canon from Shakespeare to Dickens
9789766404789
976640478X
181 pages
Caribbean Cultural Studies
English literature - History and criticism
Nationalism and literature - Great Britain.
CONTENTS6
Introduction8
1. DICKENS AND OTHERS15
2. “HOW BLEST AM I . . . !”Colonial Desire in Selected Poetry by John Donne34
3. RECOVERING NATION, RECOVERING WOMAN50
4. FAR-OFF PLACES AND THE INVENTION OF ENGLISHNESS86
5. FROUDE, KINGSLEY AND TROLLOPE105
6. A STUDY OF THE IMPERIAL GAZE131
7. STRANGE CREATURES AND FANTASTIC WORLDS161
CONTRIBUTORS187