By Antonia Macdonald-Smythe

This research makes a speciality of the ways that of the main favorite Caribbean ladies writers living within the usa, Michelle Cliff and Jamaica Kincaid, have made themselves at domestic inside of Caribbean poetics, while their migration to the us provides them participation and reputation inside its literary space.

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