Overview

Xavier Orville

(1932—2001)


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(1932–2001).

Martinican novelist. His fiction uses whimsical fantasy, symbol, and parable to develop recurrent themes: the search for Caribbean identity and the plight of colonized peoples. Typical of his surrealistic ...

Subjects: Literature.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.