Afro-Caribbean Poetry in English

Afro-Caribbean Poetry in English

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79.75 Afro-Caribbean Poetry in English

This book presents the phenomenon of Afro-Caribbean poetry in English from Jamaican classic dub poetry of the 1970s to (Black) British post-dub verse of the 2000s. It showcases the literary continuum, as represented by Jamaican, Jamaican-British, and ultimately (Black) British writers ? Mutabaruka, Michael Smith, Linton Kwesi Johnson, Jean Binta Breeze, Benjamin Zephaniah, and Patience Agbabi, respectively. The work of these authors represents a gradual shift from… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften (September 25, 2015)

Collection: Transatlantic Studies in British and North American Culture

Format: EPUB

Page count: 350 pages

Protection: Drm+lcp

Language: English

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