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Title Sex and the citizen : interrogating the Caribbean / edited by Faith Smith

Publ Info Charlottesville, Va. : University of Virginia Press, 2011
 RWU Main Library  PN849.C3 S49 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PN849.C3 S49 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript vii, 292 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series New World studies
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-284) and index
Contents Buyers beware, "hoodwinking" on the rise : epistemologies of consumption in Terry McMillan's Caribbean / Patricia Saunders -- "Nobody ent billing me" : a U.S./Caribbean intertextual, intercultural call-and-response / Carmen Gillespie -- Novel insights : sex work, secrets, and depression in Angie Cruz's Soledad / Donette Francis -- Against the rules of blackness : Hilton Als's The women and Jamaica Kincaid's My brother (or how to raise black queer kids) / Rinaldo Walcott -- Francophone Caribbean women writers : rethinking identity, sexuality, and citizenship / Odile Cazenave -- Indian nationalism and female sexuality : a Trinidadian tale / Tejaswini Niranjana -- Caribbean migrations : negotiating borders / Evelyn O'Callaghan -- Reflections on she web / Susan Dayal -- Threatening sexual (mis)behavior : homosexuality in the penal code debates in Trinidad and Tobago, 1986 / Yasmin Tambiah -- Sexual awakenings and malignant fictions of masculinity in Alfonso Cuáron's Y tu mamá también / M.S. Worrell -- Living and loving : emancipating the Caribbean queer citizen in Shani Mootoo's Cereus blooms at night / Alison Donnell -- Le jeu de qui? Sexual politics at play in the French Caribbean / Vanessa Agard-Jones -- Our imagined lives / Tracy Robinson -- New citizens, new sexualities : nineteenth-century Jamettes / Rosamond S. King -- Macocotte : an exploration of same-sex friendship in selected Caribbean novels / Antonia MacDonald-Smythe -- What is a Uma? Women performing gender and sexuality in Paramaribo, Suriname / Omise'eke Natasha Tinsley -- Colonial girl : and what would it be like / Michelle Cliff
LC subject Caribbean fiction -- History and criticism
Gender identity -- Caribbean Area
Identity (Psychology) -- Caribbean Area
Sex role in literature
Add Author Smith, Faith, 1964-
ISBN 9780813931128 (cloth : acid-free paper)
0813931126 (cloth : acid-free paper)
9780813931135 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0813931134 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780813931326 (e-Book)
0813931320 (e-Book)