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SYLVIA WYNTER (1928 - )

CONFERENCES

SOURCES: PRIMARY

Off-Line:

  • Anthologies:

    • We Must Learn to Sit Down Together and Talk About a Little Culture: Decolonizing Essays, 1967-1984.  Leeds: Peepal Tree, 2012.

    • Inventing Existence: the Selected Works of Sylvia Wynter.  Ed. Anthony Bogues and Demertius Eudell.  2 Vols.  Kingston: Ian Randle, 2007.

  • Selected Individual Works:

    • "On How We Mistook the Map for the Territory, and Re-Imprisoned Ourselves in Our Unbearable Wrongness of Being, of Des tre: Black Studies Toward the Human Project."  A Companion to African-American Studies.  Ed. and intro. Gordon and Jane Anna Gordon.  Oxford: Blackwell, 2006.  Also pub. as Not Only the Masterís Tools: African-American Studies in Theory and Practice.  Boulder, CO: Paradigm, 2006.  107-118.
    • "Unsettling the Coloniality of Being / Power / Truth / Freedom: Towards the Human, after Man, its Overrepresentation--an Argument."  CR: the New Centennial Review 3.3 (2003): 257-337
    • "On the Relativity, Nature-Culture Hybridity, and Auto-Institutedness of Our Genre(s) of Being-Human: Towards the Transculturality of a Caribbean / New World Matrix."  Distinguished Lecture, Cultural Studies Initiative, Faculty of Humanities, University of the West Indies, 2002.
    • "Towards the Sociogenic Principle: Fanon, the Puzzle of Conscious Experience, of 'Identity' and What It's Like to Be Black."  National Identity and Socio-Political Change: Latin America Between Marginalisation and Integration.  Ed. Mercedes Duran-Cogan and Antonio Gomez-Moriana.  New York: Garland, 2000.    
    • "Columbus, the Ocean Blue, and Fables that Stir the Mind: to Reinvent the Study of Letters."  Poetics of the Americas: Race, Founding and Textuality.  Ed. Bainard Cowan and Jefferson Humphries.  Baton Rouge: Louisiana State UP, 1997.

    • "A Different Kind of Creature: Caribbean Literature, the Cyclops Factor and the Second Poetics of the Propter Nos."  Sisyphus and Eldorado: Magical and Other Realisms in Caribbean LiteratureAnnals of Scholarship 12.1 (1996): 153-172.  Rpt. Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press, 2002. 

    • "'Genital Mutilation' or 'Symbolic Birth': Female Circumcision, Lost Origins and the Aculturalism of Feminist / Western Thought." Case Western Reserve Law Review 47.2 (1997): 501-552.

    • "1492: a New World View."  Race, Discourse and the Origin of the Americas.  Ed. Vera Lawrence Hyatt and Rex Nettleford.  Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1995.
    • "Beyond the Categories of the Master Conception: the Counterdoctrine of the Jamesian Poiesis."  C. L. R. James's Caribbean.  Ed. Henry and Paul Buhle.  Durham: Duke UP, 1992.  63-91.

    • "Columbus and the Poetics of the Propter Nos."  Annals of Scholarship 8.2 (1991): 251-286.

    • "Beyond Miranda's Meanings: Un/silencing the 'Demonic Ground' of Caliban's 'Woman.'"  Out of the Kumbla: Caribbean Women and Literature.  Ed. Carole Boyce-Davies and Elaine Savory-Fido.  Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press, 1990.

      • Routledge Reader in Caribbean Literature.  Ed. Alison Donnell and Sarah Lawson Welsh.  London: Routledge, 1996.  476-482.

    • "On Disenchanting Discourse: 'Minority' Literary Criticism."  The Nature and Context of Minority Discourse.  Ed. Abdul JanMohamed and David Lloyd.  Oxford: OUP, 1990.  432-469.

    • "The Ceremony Must Be Found: After Humanism."  Boundary 2 12 (1984): .
    • "One Love: Rhetoric or Reality?  Aspects of Afro-Jamaicanism."  Caribbean Studies 12.3 (1972): 64-97.
    • "Novel and History, Plot and Plantation."  Savacou 5 (1971): 95-102.
    • "Jonkunnu in Jamaica: Towards the Interpretation of Folk Dance as Cultural Process."  Jamaica Journal 4.2 (1970): 34-48.
    • "We Must Learn to Sit Down Together and Talk about a Little Culture: Reflections of West Indian Writing and Criticism."  Jamaica Journal 2.4 (1968): 23-32; 3.1 (1969): 27-42.
      • Routledge Reader in Caribbean Literature.  Ed. Alison Donnell and Sarah Lawson Welsh.  London: Routledge, 1996.  307-316.
      • Rpt. as "The Necessary Background."  Critics on Caribbean Literature: Readings in Literary Criticism.  Ed. Edward Baugh.  London: Allen and Unwin, 1978.  19-23.
      • Rpt. as "Talk About a Little Culture."  Carifesta Forum: an Anthology of Twenty Caribbean Voices.  Ed. John Hearne.  Kingston: Institute of Jamaica, 1976.  129-137.
    • "The Instant Novel Now."  New World Quarterly 3.3 (1967): 78-81.
    • "Lady Nugent's Journal."  Jamaica Journal 1.1 (1967): 23-34.
    • "Malcolm X."  New World Quarterly 2.1 (1965): .
    • The Hills of Hebron.  New York: Simon and Schuster, 1962.  Rpt. Kingston: Ian Randle, 2007.
  • Selected Interviews:
    • "The Re-Enchantment of Humanism: an Interview with Sylvia Wynter."  With David Scott.  Small Axe 8 (2000): 119-207.

On-Line:

SOURCES: SECONDARY

Off-Line:

  • Anthologies:

    • Bogues, Anthony, ed.  After Man, Towards the Human: Critical Essays on Sylvia Wynter.  Kingston: Ian Randle, 2005.

  • Selected Individual Works:

    • Allen, Carolyn.  "Sylvia Wynter: a Transnationalist Rethinking Modernity."  Journal of West Indian Literature 10.1-2 (2001): 1-7.

    • Edwards, Nadi.  "'Talking About a Little Culture': Sylvia Wynter's Early Essays."  Journal of West Indian Literature 10.1-2 (2001): 12-38.

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