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By Shireen K. Lewis

during this groundbreaking publication, Shireen Lewis provides a complete research of the literary and theoretical discourse on race, tradition, and id via Francophone and Caribbean writers starting within the early a part of the 20th century and carrying on with into the sunrise of the recent millennium. studying the works of Patrick Chamoiseau, Rapha`l Confiant, AimZ CZsaire, LZopold Senghor, LZon Damas, and Paulette Nardal, Lewis strains a circulate clear of the preoccupation with African origins and racial and cultural purity, towards matters of hybridity and fragmentation within the New global or Diasporic area. as well as exploring how this shift parallels the bigger debate round modernism and postmodernism, Lewis makes an important contribution via arguing for the inclusion of Martinican highbrow Paulette Nardal, and different girls into the canon as major members to the start of contemporary black Francophone literature.

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