ENGL448A - Literature by Women of Color; Caribbean Literature by Women

On this course, we will use the term "women of color", normally a descriptive term in the United States, to consider literature by women of the Caribbean. Among writers to be discussed are Erna Brodber (Jamaica), Maryse Condé(Guadeloupe), Merle Hodge (Trinidad & Tobago), Nancy Morejón (Cuba), Diana MacCaulay (Jamaica), Simone Schwarz-Bart(Guadeloupe) and Evelyne Troulliot (Haiti).