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Motherlands

Motherlands

Black women"s writing from Africa, the Caribbean and South Asia

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Published by Women"s Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African literature (English) -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
  • Caribbean literature (English) -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
  • English literature -- South Asian authors -- History and criticism.,
  • English literature -- Black authors -- History and criticism.,
  • Women, Black -- Intellectual life.,
  • Women, Black, in literature.,
  • Blacks in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [355]-357) and index.

    StatementSusheila Nasta, editor.
    ContributionsNasta, Susheila.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 366 p. ;
    Number of Pages366
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16904895M
    ISBN 100704342693

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