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My mother, my country

Wendy Goolcharan-Kumeta

My mother, my country

reconstructing the female self in Guadeloupean women"s writing

by Wendy Goolcharan-Kumeta

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Published by P. Lang in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Guadeloupe.
    • Subjects:
    • Guadeloupe fiction (French) -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • Mothers and daughters in literature.,
    • Women and literature -- Guadeloupe.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWendy Goolcharan-Kumeta.
      SeriesModern French identities,, v. 21
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ3948.5.G8 G66 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination236 p. ;
      Number of Pages236
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3685360M
      ISBN 103906769763, 0820459135
      LC Control Number2003047534

        Mother, Where’s My Country? Looking for Light in the Darkness of Manipur Anubha Bhonsle Speaking Tiger Pp Rs WE GET into a rage over every small misdemeanour over caste, creed, religion.   My mother was only a few years younger than Horace in , and the stories she’s told me about driving from the North to the South to visit her sharecropper relatives would leave you chilled.

        Russell (Epitaph, , etc.) offers a lesson in American labor relations in this fictional portrait of Anna Klobuchar Clements, a year-old miner’s wife who led a wildcat strike against the large Calumet, Michigan, copper mining company Calumet & Hecla in Though little remembered today, Annie Clements acquired the soubriquet “America’s Joan of Arc” for . Book of My Mother (French: Le Livre de ma mère) is a memoir by the Swiss writer Albert focuses on the life of Cohen's mother. It was published in English in Reception. The book was reviewed in Publishers Weekly in "In this intensely public forum, Cohen seems to be coming to grips with his mother's death through all the typical stages of mourning Author: Albert Cohen.

      Get this from a library! Every secret thing: my family, my country. [Gillian Slovo] -- Gillian Slovo's life has been extraordinary. She is the daughter of South Africa's most prominent white anti-apartheid leaders: Ruth First, the journalist and political activist assassinated in exile. And if, when I shall tell you of my name, and of my father who is living, and of my mother who is dead, you learn that I have to kneel to my honoured father, and implore his pardon for having never for his sake striven all day and lain awake and wept all night, because the love of my poor mother hid his torture from me, weep for it, weep for it!


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