Vestiging FRED: Open tot 18:00 uur
Vestiging CENTRUM: Open tot 19:00 uur
  1. Home
  2. >
  3. Boeken
  4. >
  5. Auteur
  6. >
  7. Derek Walcott

The Haitian Trilogy

€ 6,83
ebook
The Haitian Trilogy

Ebook direct te downloaden
Teruggeven of ruilen niet mogelijk!

The Haitian Trilogy
Derek Walcott

Lees meer over The Haitian Trilogy door Derek Walcott

Plays: Henri Christophe, Drums and Colours, and The Haytian Earth
Plays by the Nobel-laureate, brought together for the first time
In the history plays that comprise The Haitian Trilogy—Henri Christophe, Drums and Colours and The Haytian Earth—Derek Walcott, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature, uses verse to tell the story of his native West Indies as a four-hundred-year cycle of war, conquest and rebellion.
In Henri Christophe and The Haytian Earth, Walcott re-casts the legacy of Haiti's violent revolutionaries—led by Toussaint L'Ouverture, Jean Jacques Dessalines and Henri Christophe—whose rebellion established the first black state in the Americas, but whose cruelty becomes a parable of racial pride and corruption. Drums and Colours, commissioned in 1958 to celebrate the first parliament in Trinidad, is a grand pageant linking the lives of complex, ambiguous heroes: Columbus and Raleigh; Toussaint; and George William Gordon, a martyr of the constitutional...
Lees meer Lees minder
0 Beoordelingen
Toon alle beoordelingen
Productinformatie
  • Editie:EPUB met Adobe DRM  Meer informatie
    Meer informatie
  • ISBN: 9781466880368
  • Auteur: Derek Walcott
  • Uitgave: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Jaar van uitgave: 2014
  • Taal: Engels
  • Artikelnummer: 57870670
Lees meer Lees minder
€ 6,83
ebook

Ebook direct te downloaden
Teruggeven of ruilen niet mogelijk!

Even geduld AUB ...
Laden even geduld aub ...