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Colonization in Reverse: Diaspora, Diplomacy, and the 'People's Art'

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Title: Colonization in Reverse: Diaspora, Diplomacy, and the 'People's Art'
Creators: Ferris, Lesley
Keywords: Notting Hill Carnival
Issue Date: 2008
Abstract: For modern multicultural societies to remain stable and secure, a variety of national and ethnic groups must negotiate their identities. Few events represent a successful negotiation as well as the Notting Hill Carnival, held each August in London. In this project, Lesley Ferris examines how Trinidadians used the carnival to negotiate their identity in modern Great Britain, a process poet Louise Bennett called "colonization in reverse."
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1811/36103
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