Fictions of Feminine Citizenship

Sexuality and the Nation in Contemporary Caribbean Literature

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Abstract

Reading novels by contemporary women in the Caribbean dyaspora alongside and against law, history and anthropology, the book argues that Caribbean women's sexuality has been mobilized for various imperialist and nationalist projects from the nineteenth century to present.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages191
ISBN (Electronic)9780230105775
ISBN (Print)9780230619876
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2010
Externally publishedYes

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Sexuality
Caribbean Literature
Nationalists
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Anthropology
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  • Social Sciences(all)
  • Arts and Humanities(all)

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