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Jamaica Kincaid

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Annie John | Suggested Reading


Here are some suggested reading materials and online resources to help you get a better understanding of Jamaica Kincaid's Annie John. In addition, we've listed some articles and other books that are similar to Annie John that you may enjoy.

Reading Materials

Covi, Giovanna. "Jamaica Kincaid and the Resistance to Canons." Out of the Kumbla: Caribbean Women and Literature, edited by Carol Boyce Davis and Elaine Savory Fido, Africa World, 1990, pp. 345–54.

Ferguson, Moira. Jamaica Kincaid: Where the Land Meets the Body. UP of Virginia, 1994.

Murdoch, H. Adlai. "Severing the (M)other Connection: The Representation of Cultural Identity in Jamaica Kincaid's Annie John." Jamaica Kincaid: Modern Critical Views, edited by Harold Bloom, Chelsea, 1998, pp. 104–19.

Simmons, Diane. Jamaica Kincaid. Twayne-Macmillan, 1994.

Timothy, Helen Pyne. "Adolescent Rebellion and Gender Relations in At the Bottom of the River and Annie John." Caribbean Women Writers: Essays from the First International Conference, edited by Selwyn R. Cudjoe, Calaloux, 1990, pp. 233–24.

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