Reviews

Intimacies of Family and Fiction

Rosario Ferré, Memoir, trans. Suzanne Hintz and Benigno Trigo (Lewisburg, PA: Bucknell University Press; Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2016); 124 pages; ISBN 978-1611486629 (paperback)

Rachel L. Mordecai
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• February 2017

Writing Desire and Pleasure in the Francophone Caribbean and African Diaspora

Léonora Miano, ed., Première nuit: Une anthologie du désir (Montreal: Mémoire d’encrier, 2014); 200 pages; ISBN 978-2897121907 (paperback)

Léonora Miano, ed., Volcaniques: Une anthologie du plaisir (Montreal: Mémoire d’encrier, 2015); 220 pages; ISBN 978-2897122720 (paperback)

Ryan Joyce
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• February 2017

Father of the Nation?

Maurice St. Pierre, Eric Williams and the Anticolonial Tradition: The Making of a Diasporan Intellectual (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2015); 254 pages, ISBN 978-0813936734 (paperback)

Alison Mc Letchie
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• February 2017

Artifacts of No Particular Meaning

Robert Antoni, As Flies to Whatless Boys (Leeds: Peepal Tree, 2015); 360 pages; ISBN 978-1845232962 (paperback)

Janelle Rodriques
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• February 2017

A Master of the Craft

Caryl Phillips, The Lost Child (New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2015); 260 pages; ISBN 978-0374191375 (hardcover)

Elaine Savory
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• October 2016

Haiti on Its Own Terms

Julia Gaffield, ed., The Haitian Declaration of Independence: Creation, Context, and Legacy (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2016); 296 pages; ISBN 978-081393787 (paperback)

Mary Grace Albanese
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• October 2016

A Chronicle of Race and Migration

Andrea Levy, Six Stories and an Essay (London: Tinder, 2015); 144 pages; ISBN 978-1472222695 (paperback)

Alicia E. Ellis
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• October 2016

Afro-Latinxs on the New York Scene

Daniel José Older, Shadowshaper (New York: Arthur A. Levine, 2015); 304 pages; ISBN 978-0545591614 (paperback)

Sofia Quintero, Show and Prove (New York: Knopf, 2015); 352 pages; ISBN 978-0375847073 (hardcover)

Yomaira C. Figueroa
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• October 2016