TITLE

SPEAKING SELF INTO SIGNIFICANCE: MALE VS. FEMALE STRATEGIES IN LES DERNIERS ROIS MAGES

AUTHOR(S)
RANDALL, CATHARINE
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Romance Notes;Winter2007, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p207
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
A literary criticism of the book "Les derniers rois mages," by Maryse Condé is presented. The author notes how Condé uses the book to creates a stronger sense of identity for freed slaves through the use of history. She notes differences in how the male and female characters of the book cope with their self-image and perceived lack of cultural identity.
ACCESSION #
33871425

 

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