Author Affiliation, Ana.
Institute of Education
Navigating the web of place : Trapped identities in Donna Hemans' 'River Woman'
Anthurium : Journal of Caribbean Literary Studies
Date of Publication
Paper also presented at the XXII Annual West Indian Literature Conference, University of Miami, March 20-22, 2003
The author's reading of Hemans’ novel is a reflection on place and on identities that are constructed by place, and the extent to which such identities remain fixed in place.