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Extravagant Strangers

A Literature of Belonging

by Caryl Phillips

  • 320 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Vintage .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Essays,
  • English Prose,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Immigrants,
  • Ethnic groups,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Fiction / Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Emigration and immigration,
  • Minority authors,
  • Commonwealth countries,
  • English literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7701286M
    ISBN 100679781544
    ISBN 109780679781547

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Shakespeare called Othello "an extravagant and wheeling stranger/Of here and every where." In this exciting anthology, Caryl Phillips has collected writings by thirty-nine extravagant strangers: British writers who were born outside of Britain and see it with clear and critical eyes.

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Review: Strangers by Anita BrooknerHilary Mantel enjoys a well-crafted story of loneliness that harks back to an unhappy childhood Seventy-two when the book begins, Paul is a retired banker.