For Work / Against Work
Debates on the centrality of work

Working Miracles: Women's Lives in the English-speaking Caribbean

by Senior, Olive (1991)


This text takes a multidisciplinary approach to the study of women and gender issues in the Caribbean. Olive Senior, using her imaginative skills as a poet, has written a readable books based on a substantial academic examination of women's lives and work in fourteen countries of the Caribbean. In addition she uses examples from literature and popular culture, adn the voices of the women themselves. Caribbean: ISER, University of the West Indies


Carribean, Gender, Gendered Labour, Historiography, Historical Context, History, Literature, Popular Culture, Race


Black Women, Non-Western Societies, Mothering

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