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Contents Acknowledgments ix 1. Introduction: Little Salt Won't Kill You 1 2. The Salience of Memory: The Cultural and Historical Significance of Salt in the Caribbean 00 3. "It Sweeter Than Meat!": Saltfish, Sexual Politics, and the Caribbean Oral Imagination 00 4. Harvesting Salt: Caribbean Women Writers in England and the Philosophy of Survival 00 5. I Suck Coarse Salt: Caribbean Women Writers in Canada--Language, Location, and the Politics of Transcendence 00 6. Refugees of a World on Fire: Kitchen Place and Refugee Space in the Poetics of Paule Marshall and Edwidge Danticat 00 Postscript 00 Literature Review 00 Bibliography 00 Index 00 Credits 00
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
American literature -- Caribbean American authors -- History and criticism.
Canadian literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Women authors, Caribbean -- English-speaking countries.
Minority women in literature.
Ethnicity in literature.
Culture in literature.
National characteristics, Caribbean.
Caribbean Area -- Social life and customs.