Paris, Capital of the Black Atlantic
Literature, Modernity, and Diaspora
Eburne, Jonathan P.
|Series title:||A Modern Fiction Studies Book Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||Johns Hopkins University Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $38.00|
| Book Description: |
Paris has always fascinated and welcomed writers. Throughout the twentieth and into the twenty-first century, writers of American, Caribbean, and African descent were no exception. Paris, Capital of the Black Atlantic considers the travels made to Paris-whether literally or imaginatively-by black writers. These collected essays explore the transatlantic circulation of ideas, texts, and objects to which such travels to Paris contributed.
Editors Jeremy Braddock and...