Transnationalism, Multilingualism, and Literature: the Challenge of Caribbean Studies

  title={Transnationalism, Multilingualism, and Literature: the Challenge of Caribbean Studies},
  author={Jean Jonassaint},
  journal={Review: Literature and Arts of the Americas},
  pages={21 - 34}
  • Jean Jonassaint
  • Published 2007
  • Sociology
  • Review: Literature and Arts of the Americas
Jean Jonassaint is an Associate Professor at Syracuse University, and an associate editor for book reviews of Nouvelles Etudes Francophones, a scholarly journal published by the Conseil International d’Etudes Francophones. He is the author of four books, including a study of Haitian novels and Greek tragedies, Des romans de tradition haitienne: sur un recit tragique (2002). He has also published articles on Francophone and Caribbean studies in Callaloo, Francofonia, Etudes francaises, Research… Expand
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