Haiti Unbound: A Spiralist Challenge to the Postcolonial Canon

Haiti Unbound: A Spiralist Challenge to the Postcolonial Canon

by Kaiama L. Glover

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781846314995
Publisher: Liverpool University Press
Publication date: 03/15/2011
Series: Liverpool University Press - Contemporary French & Francophone Cultures Series
Pages: 286
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Dr Kaiama L. Glover is Assistant Professor of French at Barnard College, Columbia University.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Preface

Part I
Introduction: The Consequences of Ex-Centricity

Part II
Shifty/Shifting Characters
1. Beings Without Borders
2 Zombies Become Warriors
3. Productive Schizophrenia

Part III
Space-Time of the Spiral
4. Haiti Unbound?
5. Present-ing the Past
6. Haiti in the Whirl/World

Part IV
Showing vs. Telling
7. The Stylistics of Possession
8. Framing the Folk
9. Schizophonic Solutions

Part V
Conclusions: No Lack of Language
Works Cited
Index

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