Caribbean Women Writers

Fiction in English

  • Mary Condé
  • Thorunn Lonsdale

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. Mary Condé
      Pages 1-7
  3. Literary Autobiography

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Beryl Gilroy
      Pages 11-16
    3. Velma Pollard
      Pages 17-22
    4. Merle Collins
      Pages 23-31
    5. Vernella Fuller
      Pages 32-40
  4. Theoretical and Critical Responses

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-41
    2. Thorunn Lonsdale
      Pages 43-74
    3. Alison Donnell
      Pages 117-143
    4. Sarah Lawson Welsh
      Pages 144-171
    5. Adele S. Newson
      Pages 184-201
    6. Charlotte Sturgess
      Pages 202-216
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 217-233

About this book


Caribbean Women Writers is a collection of scholarly articles on the fiction of selected Caribbean women writers from Antigua, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica and Trinidad. It includes not only close critical analysis of texts by Erna Brodber, Dionne Brand, Zee Edgell, Jamaica Kincaid, Paule Marshall, Pauline Melville, Jean Rhys and Olive Senior, but also personal statements from the writers Merle Collins, Beryl Gilroy, Vernella Fuller and Velma Pollard.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Mary Condé
    • 1
  • Thorunn Lonsdale
    • 1
  1. 1.Queen Mary and Westfield CollegeUniversity of LondonUK

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