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The Resource Jamaica Kincaid : writing memory, writing back to the mother, J. Brooks Bouson

Jamaica Kincaid : writing memory, writing back to the mother, J. Brooks Bouson

Label
Jamaica Kincaid : writing memory, writing back to the mother
Title
Jamaica Kincaid
Title remainder
writing memory, writing back to the mother
Statement of responsibility
J. Brooks Bouson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bouson, J. Brooks
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kincaid, Jamaica
  • Women and literature
  • Mothers and daughters in literature
  • Memory in literature
  • Antigua
Label
Jamaica Kincaid : writing memory, writing back to the mother, J. Brooks Bouson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-231) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"When you think of me, think of my life" -- "I had embarked on something called self-invention" : artistic beginnings in "Antigua crossings" and At the bottom of the river -- "The way I became a writer was that my mother wrote my life for me and told it to me" : living in the shadow of the mother in Annie John -- "As I looked at this sentence a great wave of shame came over me and I wept and wept" : the art of memory, anger, and despair in Lucy -- "Imagine the bitterness and the shame in me as I tell you this" : the political is personal in A small place and "On seeing England for the first time" -- "I would bear children, but I would never be a mother to them" : writing back to the contemptuous mother in The autobiography of my mother -- "I shall never forget him because his life is the one I did not have" : remembering her brother's failed life in My brother -- "Like him and his own father before him, I have a line drawn through me" : imagining the life of the absent father in Mr. Potter -- "I am writing for solace" : seeking solace in writing, gardening, and domestic life
Control code
57010130
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 242 pages
Isbn
9780791465233
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004027305
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Jamaica Kincaid : writing memory, writing back to the mother, J. Brooks Bouson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-231) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"When you think of me, think of my life" -- "I had embarked on something called self-invention" : artistic beginnings in "Antigua crossings" and At the bottom of the river -- "The way I became a writer was that my mother wrote my life for me and told it to me" : living in the shadow of the mother in Annie John -- "As I looked at this sentence a great wave of shame came over me and I wept and wept" : the art of memory, anger, and despair in Lucy -- "Imagine the bitterness and the shame in me as I tell you this" : the political is personal in A small place and "On seeing England for the first time" -- "I would bear children, but I would never be a mother to them" : writing back to the contemptuous mother in The autobiography of my mother -- "I shall never forget him because his life is the one I did not have" : remembering her brother's failed life in My brother -- "Like him and his own father before him, I have a line drawn through me" : imagining the life of the absent father in Mr. Potter -- "I am writing for solace" : seeking solace in writing, gardening, and domestic life
Control code
57010130
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 242 pages
Isbn
9780791465233
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004027305
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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