X Self is the third of the trilogy in which Brathwaite, one of the finest of the Caribbean poets, traces his African Caribbean ancestry In this collection, European, African, Amerindian, and Maroon landscapes meet and mingle in an extraordinarily rich, imaginative sequence of poems. Free Download X/Self [ by ] Edward Kamau Brathwaite [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – heartforum.co.uk
Edward Kamau Brathwaite is widely considered one of the major voices in the Caribbean literary canon A professor of Comparative Literature at New York University,Brathwaite is the 2006 International Winner of the Griffin Poetry Prize, for his volume of poetry Born to Slow Horses.Brathwaite holds a Ph.D from the University of Sussex 1968 and was the co founder of the Caribbean Artists Movement CAM He received both the Guggenheim and Fulbright Fellowships in 1983, and is a winner of the 1994 Neustadt International Prize for Literature, the Bussa Award, the Casa de las Am ricas Prize for poetry, and the 1999 Charity Randall Citation for Performance and Written Poetry from the International Poetry Forum.Brathwaite is noted for his studies of Black cultural life both in Africa and throughout the African diasporas of the world in works such as Folk Culture of the Slaves in Jamaica 1970 The Development of Creole Society in Jamaica, 1770 1820 1971 Contradictory Omens 1974 Afternoon of the Status Crow 1982 and History of the Voice 1984 , the publication of which established him as the authority of note on nation language.
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