CFP: [Postcolonial] The Other in Caribbean diaspora literature

full name / name of organization: 
Meredith Clermont-Ferrand
contact email: 
clermontm@easternct.edu

How are “outsiders” to Caribe culture portrayed by such authors as
Jamaica Kincaid and Erna Brodber? How do literary works, such as
Kincaid’s Annie John, show how diaspora has created a sense of
displacement for those living in the Caribbean? Does such post-Colonial
literature represent a period of reclamation of identity for the peoples
of the Caribbean? Connecticut Review is looking for academic essays
discussing the “other” in Caribbean diaspora literature. Your work
should be 2,000 to 4,000 words. Submit work to: clermontm_at_easternct.edu
in hypertext form or send 2 hard copies to:
Meredith Clermont-Ferrand, Senior Editor
Connecticut Review
CSU System Office
39 Woodland Street
Hartford CT 06105-2337

Connecticut Review is a semi-annual journal published since 1967 under
the auspices of the Board of Trustees for the Connecticut State
University. Connecticut Review invites submission of poetry, literary
plays, short fiction, translations, creative nonfiction, essays,
interviews, and academic articles of general interest.

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cfp categories: 
postcolonial