Thiefing Sugar: Eroticism between Women in Caribbean Literature

@inproceedings{Tinsley2010ThiefingSE,
  title={Thiefing Sugar: Eroticism between Women in Caribbean Literature},
  author={Omise’eke Natasha Tinsley},
  year={2010}
}
In Thiefing Sugar , Omise’eke Natasha Tinsley explores the poetry and prose of Caribbean women writers, revealing in their imagery a rich tradition of erotic relations between women. She takes the book’s title from Dionne Brand’s novel In Another Place, Not Here , where eroticism between women is likened to the sweet and subversive act of cane cutters stealing sugar. The natural world is repeatedly reclaimed and reinterpreted to express love between women in the poetry and prose that Tinsley… Expand
Decolonizing Narratives:Kittitian Women, Knowledge Production and Protest
...
1
2
3
4
5
...