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Author Morrison, Derrilyn E.,
Title Making hstory happen : Caribbean poetry in America / by Derrilyn E Morrison.
Imprint Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015.

Author Morrison, Derrilyn E.,
Series Making history happen
Subject Goodison, Lorna. Turn thanks.
McCallum, Shara, 1972- Water between us.
Rankine, Claudia, 1963- Plot.
Rankine, Claudia, 1963- Don't let me be lonely.
Caribbean poetry (English) -- History and criticism.
Description 1 online resource (ix, 100 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Making History Happen: Caribbean Poetry in America examines Lorna Goodison's Turn Thanks (1999), McCallum's The Water Between Us (1999), and Claudia Rankine's Plot (2001) and Don't Let Me Be Lonely (2004). Engaging familiar themes and issues of time, language, and identity, the readings focus on "Signifying" moments in the works of the poets under discussion. Reflecting on some of the ways that transnational women poets of the black diaspora are using tropes of mobility to create a renewed sense of identity and a sense of belonging to a communal network, the readings also demonstrate that the.
ISBN 9781443884143 (Electronic book (PDF format)
9781443874427 (hardback)
1443874426 (hardback)
OCLC # 1063554758
Additional Format Print version: Morrison, Derrilyn E. Making history happen. 9781443874427 1443874426 (OCoLC)909477722

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