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The Resource Free and French in the Caribbean : Toussaint Louverture, Aimé Césaire, and narratives of loyal opposition, John Patrick Walsh, (electronic resource)

Free and French in the Caribbean : Toussaint Louverture, Aimé Césaire, and narratives of loyal opposition, John Patrick Walsh, (electronic resource)

Label
Free and French in the Caribbean : Toussaint Louverture, Aimé Césaire, and narratives of loyal opposition
Title
Free and French in the Caribbean
Title remainder
Toussaint Louverture, Aimé Césaire, and narratives of loyal opposition
Statement of responsibility
John Patrick Walsh
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In Free and French in the Caribbean, John Walsh studies the writings of Toussaint Louverture and Aimé Césaire to examine how they conceived of and narrated two defining events in the decolonializing of the French Caribbean: the revolution that freed the French colony of Saint-Domingue in 1803 and the departmentalization of Martinique and other French colonies in 1946. Walsh emphasizes the connections between these events and the distinct legacies of emancipation that emerged through the narratives of revolution and nationhood passed on to successive generations. Part one concerns Toussaint'
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walsh, John Patrick
Dewey number
972.94/03
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Blacks in the diaspora
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Toussaint Louverture
  • Césaire, Aimé
  • Césaire, Aimé
  • Toussaint Louverture, François Dominique
  • Haiti
  • Nationalism
  • Martinican literature (French)
  • Caribbean, French-speaking
  • Nationalism
  • Decolonization in literature
  • Nationalism in literature
Label
Free and French in the Caribbean : Toussaint Louverture, Aimé Césaire, and narratives of loyal opposition, John Patrick Walsh, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I. Toussaint Louverture; 1 Toussaint Louverture and the Family of Saint-Domingue; 2 Under the Stick of Maître Toussaint; 3 "Free and French": La Constitution de la colonie française de Saint-Domingue; 4 Toussaint Louverture at a Crossroads: The Mémoire of the "First Soldier of the Republic of Saint Domingue"; Part II. Aimé Césaire; 5 Césaire Reads Toussaint: The Haitian Revolution and the Problem of Departmentalization; 6 Haitian Building: La tragédie du roi Christophe; Conclusion: Artisans of Free and French; Notes
Control code
ocn840267121
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (page cm)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253008107
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)840267121
Label
Free and French in the Caribbean : Toussaint Louverture, Aimé Césaire, and narratives of loyal opposition, John Patrick Walsh, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I. Toussaint Louverture; 1 Toussaint Louverture and the Family of Saint-Domingue; 2 Under the Stick of Maître Toussaint; 3 "Free and French": La Constitution de la colonie française de Saint-Domingue; 4 Toussaint Louverture at a Crossroads: The Mémoire of the "First Soldier of the Republic of Saint Domingue"; Part II. Aimé Césaire; 5 Césaire Reads Toussaint: The Haitian Revolution and the Problem of Departmentalization; 6 Haitian Building: La tragédie du roi Christophe; Conclusion: Artisans of Free and French; Notes
Control code
ocn840267121
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (page cm)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253008107
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)840267121

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