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The Resource Our Caribbean : a gathering of lesbian and gay writing from the Antilles, edited and with an introduction by Thomas Glave

Our Caribbean : a gathering of lesbian and gay writing from the Antilles, edited and with an introduction by Thomas Glave

Label
Our Caribbean : a gathering of lesbian and gay writing from the Antilles
Title
Our Caribbean
Title remainder
a gathering of lesbian and gay writing from the Antilles
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Thomas Glave
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This anthology of queer writing from the Caribbean features work from José Alcántara Almánzar, Aldo Alvarez, Wesley E.A. Crichlow, Pedro de Jesús, Audre Lorde, Shani Mootoo, Anton Nimblett, Colin Robinson, Kevin Everod Quashie, Assotto Saint, and many others
Awards note
Lambda Literary Awards, 2009: LGBT Anthologies.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.8/9920664
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN849.C32
LC item number
O87 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Glave, Thomas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Caribbean literature
  • Caribbean literature
  • Caribbean literature (English)
  • Caribbean literature (English)
  • Gays' writings, Caribbean
  • Homosexuality
  • Littérature antillaise
  • Littérature antillaise
  • Littérature antillaise (anglaise)
  • Littérature antillaise (anglaise)
  • Écrits d'homosexuels antillais
  • Homosexualité
  • Caribbean literature
  • Caribbean literature (English)
  • Gays' writings, Caribbean
  • Homosexuality
  • Caribbean Area
  • Literatur
  • Homosexualität
  • Englisch
  • Spanisch
  • Karibik
  • Homosexualität
  • Literatur
  • Karibik
Label
Our Caribbean : a gathering of lesbian and gay writing from the Antilles, edited and with an introduction by Thomas Glave
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip083/2007044901.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Three poems :
  • Saturday night in San Juan with the right sailors
  • Almost a revolution for two in bed
  • Tropical fever
  • Rane Arroyo
  • Three poems :
  • Transactions
  • San Francisco-New Orleans
  • The image saves
  • Jesús J. Barquet
  • Introduction : desire through the Archipelago
  • Somebody has to cry
  • Marilyn Bobes
  • Elizete, beckoned
  • Dionne Brand
  • "Bullers" and "battymen" : contesting homophobia in black popular culture and contemporary Caribbean literature
  • Timothy S. Chin
  • Ecce homo
  • Michelle Cliff
  • History,
  • (Re)memory, testimony, and biomythography : charting a Buller man's Trinidadian past
  • Thomas Glave
  • Wesley E.A. Crichlow
  • Other islanders on Lesbos : a retrospective look at the history of lesbians in Cuba
  • Mabel Cuesta
  • Autonomy in lesbian-feminist politics
  • Ochy Curiel
  • Three poems :
  • Young faggot
  • The magical real
  • Surrender
  • Faizal Deen
  • Lulú or the metamorphosis
  • The portrait
  • Pedro de Jesús
  • Tante Merle
  • R. Erica Doyle
  • Whose Caribbean? : an allegory, in part
  • Thomas Glave
  • More notes on the invisibility of Caribbean lesbians
  • Rosamond S. King
  • Independence Day letter
  • Helen Klonaris
  • José Alcántara Almánzar
  • De un pájaro las dos alas : travel notes of a queer Puerto Rican in Havana
  • Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes
  • Of generators and survival : Hugo letter
  • From Zami : a new spelling of my name
  • Audre Lorde
  • Out on Main Street
  • Shani Mootoo
  • Time and tide
  • Anton Nimblett
  • We came all the way from Cuba so you could dress like this?
  • Property values
  • Achy Objeas
  • The hunter
  • Leonardo Padura Fuentes
  • The face
  • Virgilio Piñera
  • Dale and Ian
  • Patricia Powell
  • Genesis
  • Kevin Everod Quashie
  • Bayamón, Brooklyn
  • Aldo Alvarez
  • Juanita Ramos
  • The mechanic
  • Colin Robinson
  • Haiti : a memory journey
  • Assotto Saint
  • Johnnie, London, 1960
  • Andrew Salkey
  • I want to follow my friend
  • Lawrence Scott
  • Man royals and sodomites : some thoughts on the invisibility of Afro-Caribbean lesbians
  • Eroticism
  • Makeda Silvera
  • Jerome
  • H. Nigel Thomas
  • Fragments of Toronto's black queer community : from a life still being lived
  • Rinaldo Walcott
  • Mati-ism and black lesbianism : two idealtypical expressions of female homosexuality in black communities of the diaspora
  • Gloria Wekker
  • On homophobia and gay rights activism in Jamaica
  • Lawson Williams
  • Reinaldo Arenas
Control code
ocn183161697
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 405 p.
Isbn
9780822342267
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007044901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o183161697
  • (OCoLC)183161697
Label
Our Caribbean : a gathering of lesbian and gay writing from the Antilles, edited and with an introduction by Thomas Glave
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip083/2007044901.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Three poems :
  • Saturday night in San Juan with the right sailors
  • Almost a revolution for two in bed
  • Tropical fever
  • Rane Arroyo
  • Three poems :
  • Transactions
  • San Francisco-New Orleans
  • The image saves
  • Jesús J. Barquet
  • Introduction : desire through the Archipelago
  • Somebody has to cry
  • Marilyn Bobes
  • Elizete, beckoned
  • Dionne Brand
  • "Bullers" and "battymen" : contesting homophobia in black popular culture and contemporary Caribbean literature
  • Timothy S. Chin
  • Ecce homo
  • Michelle Cliff
  • History,
  • (Re)memory, testimony, and biomythography : charting a Buller man's Trinidadian past
  • Thomas Glave
  • Wesley E.A. Crichlow
  • Other islanders on Lesbos : a retrospective look at the history of lesbians in Cuba
  • Mabel Cuesta
  • Autonomy in lesbian-feminist politics
  • Ochy Curiel
  • Three poems :
  • Young faggot
  • The magical real
  • Surrender
  • Faizal Deen
  • Lulú or the metamorphosis
  • The portrait
  • Pedro de Jesús
  • Tante Merle
  • R. Erica Doyle
  • Whose Caribbean? : an allegory, in part
  • Thomas Glave
  • More notes on the invisibility of Caribbean lesbians
  • Rosamond S. King
  • Independence Day letter
  • Helen Klonaris
  • José Alcántara Almánzar
  • De un pájaro las dos alas : travel notes of a queer Puerto Rican in Havana
  • Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes
  • Of generators and survival : Hugo letter
  • From Zami : a new spelling of my name
  • Audre Lorde
  • Out on Main Street
  • Shani Mootoo
  • Time and tide
  • Anton Nimblett
  • We came all the way from Cuba so you could dress like this?
  • Property values
  • Achy Objeas
  • The hunter
  • Leonardo Padura Fuentes
  • The face
  • Virgilio Piñera
  • Dale and Ian
  • Patricia Powell
  • Genesis
  • Kevin Everod Quashie
  • Bayamón, Brooklyn
  • Aldo Alvarez
  • Juanita Ramos
  • The mechanic
  • Colin Robinson
  • Haiti : a memory journey
  • Assotto Saint
  • Johnnie, London, 1960
  • Andrew Salkey
  • I want to follow my friend
  • Lawrence Scott
  • Man royals and sodomites : some thoughts on the invisibility of Afro-Caribbean lesbians
  • Eroticism
  • Makeda Silvera
  • Jerome
  • H. Nigel Thomas
  • Fragments of Toronto's black queer community : from a life still being lived
  • Rinaldo Walcott
  • Mati-ism and black lesbianism : two idealtypical expressions of female homosexuality in black communities of the diaspora
  • Gloria Wekker
  • On homophobia and gay rights activism in Jamaica
  • Lawson Williams
  • Reinaldo Arenas
Control code
ocn183161697
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 405 p.
Isbn
9780822342267
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007044901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o183161697
  • (OCoLC)183161697

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