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Modern Languages and Literatures; Faculty of Arts and Education
Michelle Cliff and her French Caribbean antecedents: The writer as maker, wearer, and breaker of masks
The woman, the writer and Caribbean society
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University of California, Center for African American Studies
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A look at Michelle Cliff's persona, Clare Savage, the protagonist of two of her works, Abengand No Telephone to Heaven.Assesses Savage's significance as a 're-visionary character who signifies in terms not only of Jean Rhys's work ... but also on and against female characters in French Caribbean texts by Mayotte Capécia and Michele Lacrosil, among others.'....