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A - C


Abandoned children -- Fiction
Abraham (Biblical patriarch) -- Fiction
Abused women -- Poetry
Abusive men
Abusive men -- Fiction
Abusive men -- Poetry
Adam (Biblical figure) -- Fiction
Adam (Biblical figure) -- Poetry
Adultery -- Fiction
African American anthropologists -- Fiction
African American children -- Fiction
African American women -- Fiction
African American women -- Poetry
African American women -- Psychic ability -- Fiction
African diaspora -- Poetry
African languages -- Rhythm
African poetry (English)
Aged -- Employment -- Poetry
AIDS (Disease) -- Drama
Alcoholism -- Poetry
Alvarez, Celia
American fiction -- African American authors
American poetry -- Irish American authors
Americans -- Dominican Republic -- Fiction
Amulets -- Poetry
Anansi (Legendary character) -- Poetry
Ancestry -- Poetry
Anderson, Mickey
Anger -- Fiction
Anger -- Poetry
Anger in literature
Anhinga anhinga -- Poetry
Anthony, Michael, 1930-
Antoni, Brian, 1959-
Antoni, Robert, 1958-
Arawak Indians -- Poetry
Archival materials -- Publishing -- Fiction
Arranged marriage -- Fiction
Art -- Poetry
Athletes -- Fiction
Aunts -- Fiction
Authors and readers
Authors, Bahamian
Authors, Barbadian
Authors, Bermudian
Authors, Caribbean -- Criticism and interpretation
Authors, Cuban
Authors, Cuban -- Criticism and interpretation
Authors, Exiled -- Haiti -- Biography
Authors, Ghanaian
Authors, Guyanese
Authors, Haitian
Authors, Jamaican
Authors, Trinidadian
Authors, West Indian
Autobiographical fiction
Autobiography
Avarice -- Fiction
Bahamian literature
Bamboo -- Poetry
Barbadian fiction
Barbadian literature
Barbadian poetry
Barbers -- Fiction
Barbers -- Poetry
Barry, Angela
Basketball players -- Poetry
Bathrooms -- Poetry
Baugh, Edward
Beaches -- Fiction
Beaches -- Poetry
Beaches -- Pollution -- Fiction
Beauty, Personal -- Fiction
Belizean literature
Benitez Rojo, Antonio, 1931-
Benstock, Shari, 1944-
Bergman, Ingrid, 1915- -- Poetry
Bermudian fiction
Bermudian literature
Bethel-Bennett, Ian
Bible -- Examinations, questions, etc -- Fiction
Bicycle racing -- Fiction
Bilingualism
Bilingualism -- Puerto Rico
Birds -- Poetry
Body, Human -- Poetry
Bookstores -- Poetry
Boys -- Fiction
Boys -- Sexual behavior -- Poetry
Brahmanism -- Poetry
Brathwaite, Kamau, 1930-
Bread -- Poetry
Brodber, Erna
Brothers and sisters -- Poetry
Brown, Susan
Bullfrog -- Poetry
Bulls -- Poetry
Burdige, Lisa
Bus lines -- Ridership -- Poetry
Bus travel -- Fiction
Bus travel -- Poetry
Canadian poetry -- West Indian authors
Cancer -- Patients -- Fiction
Cancer -- Poetry
Card games -- Poetry
Caribbean fiction
Caribbean literature
Caribbean poetry
Carnival
Carnival -- Fiction
Carnival -- Poetry
Carnival in literature
Carpentier, Alejo, 1904-
Cartey, Wilfred G., 1931-
Casablanca (Motion picture) -- Poetry
Castro, Adrian, 1967-
Catholic Church -- In literature
Cats -- Poetry
Cemeteries -- Poetry
Childbirth -- Poetry
Children
Children -- Fiction
Children -- Poetry
Children -- Sexual behavior -- Fiction
Children with perceptual disabilities -- Fiction
Children's literature -- Authorship
Children's literature, Caribbean
Children's stories
Christian poetry, Jamaican
Christmas -- Poetry
Christmas stories
Civil rights demonstrations -- Drama
Clergy -- Fiction
Clerks -- Poetry
Closeted gays -- Fiction
Clouds -- Poetry
Coir -- Poetry
College students -- Fiction
Colonialism
Colonialism -- Fiction
Colonization -- Fiction
Colors -- Poetry
Columbus, Christopher -- Poetry
Conde, Maryse
Conflict of generations -- Poetry
Congresses and conventions
Conversion -- Fiction
Cookery -- Poetry
Costume -- Africa -- Poetry
Country life -- Fiction
Country-dances -- Poetry
Cows -- Poetry
Crabs -- Poetry
Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Creative writing
Creative writing -- Study and teaching -- Theory, etc.
Creole dialects in literature
Creoles -- Louisiana -- Fiction
Cricket -- Fiction
Cuban American women -- Fiction
Cuban fiction
Cuban literature
Cuban literature -- History and criticism
Cubans -- Poetry
Culture conflict -- Africa -- Fiction

D - F


D'Aguiar, Fred, 1960-
Dabydeen, Cyril, 1945-
Dabydeen, David
Dadd, Richard, 1817-1886 -- Poetry
Daffodils -- Poetry
Dance -- Poetry
Dance -- Social aspects
Danticat, Edwidge, 1969-
Dash, J. Michael
Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction
Daughters -- Poetry
Deacons -- Fiction
Death -- Poetry
Deep diving -- Poetry
Democracy -- Poetry
Demonstrations -- Fiction
Depestre, Rene
Desire -- Fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Dialect literature
Dialect poetry
Dictators -- Poetry
Diet in disease -- Poetry
Discipline of children -- Poetry
Divorced women -- Fiction
Dixon, Barbara
Domestic fiction
Dominica poetry
Dookie, Lianne
Doors -- Poetry
Dorcely, Marie-Ovide Gina
Douglas, James, Sir, 1803-1877 -- Poetry
Dresses -- Fiction
Drive-by shootings -- Poetry
Drummond, Don, reggae musician -- Poetry
Drums -- Poetry
East Indians -- Caribbean Area -- Fiction
East Indians -- Guyana -- Fiction
Edgell, Zee
Education -- Poetry
Elephants -- Poetry
Embassy buildings -- Poetry
Emigration and immigration in literature
Enckevort, Maria van
English language -- Dialects –- Jamaica -- Fiction
English language -- Rhythm
Erotic poetry
Erotic stories
Escher, M. C. (Maurits Cornelis), 1898-1972 -- Poetry
Ethnicity in literature
Eve (Biblical figure) -- Fiction
Eve (Biblical figure) -- Poetry
Executives -- Poetry
Exiles in literature
Falls (Accidents) -- Poetry
Family -- Fiction
Family -- Poetry
Farmers -- Fiction
Farrier, Francis Quamina
Fathers -- Poetry
Fathers and daughters -- Poetry
Fathers and sons -- Drama
Fathers and sons -- Fiction
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Influence
Feathers -- Poetry
Ferguson, Aurora Shante
Fiction -- Publishing
Firearms and crime -- Poetry
Flies -- Poetry
Flowers -- Poetry
Folk literature, Guyanese
Folk music -- Puerto Rico -- Poetry
Folk poetry, Puerto Rican
Folklore -- Fiction
Folklore -- Poetry
Folklore in literature
Food -- Poetry
Foreign study -- Fiction
Forests -- Poetry
Fornication -- Fiction
Frederick, Rawle
Freeman, Sharon
Fruit -- Poetry
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Fiction

G - I


Galicians (Spain)
Garcia, Omar
Gardening -- Poetry
Gardiner, Beatrice I.
Gender identity in literature
Geographical myths -- Fiction
Ghanaian poetry (English)
Ghost stories, Jamaican
Ghosts -- Poetry
Gill, Margaret
Girls -- Conduct of life -- Fiction
Girls -- Fiction
Glissant, Edouard, 1928-
Goddesses -- Fiction
Goddesses -- Poetry
Gods -- Poetry
Gods, Hindu
Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890 -- Poetry
Gold -- Poetry
Gong music -- Poetry
Gonzalez, Anson
Goodison, Lorna
Gossip -- Fiction
Goulbourne, Jean
Graffiti -- Poetry
Grandfathers -- Fiction
Grandmothers -- Fiction
Grandmothers -- Poetry
Grandparent and child -- Fiction
Grandparents -- Poetry
Guenevere, Queen (Legendary character) -- Poetry
Guilt -- Fiction
Guyanese drama
Guyanese fiction
Guyanese literature
Guyanese poetry
Haitian Americans -- New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction
Haitian Americans -- Travel -- Haiti -- Fiction
Haitian fiction
Haitian literature
Haitian poetry
Haitian poetry (French Creole)
Haitians -- Fiction
Haitians -- Poetry
Hamlet (Legendary character) -- Poetry
Hand-to-hand fighting -- Poetry
Harmon, Juanita
Harrison, Faye
Hedges -- Poetry
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961 -- Influence
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961 -- Poetry
Herbert, Cecil -- Poetry
Heredity -- Poetry
Hillhouse, Joanne C.
Hip-hop
Hippolyte, Kendel
Historical fiction
Homeless persons -- Fiction
Homeless persons -- Poetry
Horne, Naana Banyiwa
Horse racing -- Poetry
House cleaning -- Fiction
Human skin color
Human skin color -- Poetry
Human-alien encounters -- Fiction
Hummingbirds -- Poetry
Humorous fiction
Humorous poetry
Humorous poetry, Jamaican
Hurricane Andrew, 1992 -- Poetry
Hurricanes -- Poetry
Husbands -- Fiction
Hyppolite, Joanne, 1969-
Illiterate persons -- Fiction
Illiterate persons -- Poetry
Immigrants
Immigrants -- Fiction
Immigrants -- Poetry
Immigrants' writings
Incest -- Drama
Indians of North America -- Poetry
Infants -- Fiction
Infants -- Poetry
Insomniacs -- Poetry
Intellectual cooperation
International organization
Interracial dating -- Poetry
Interracial marriage -- Fiction
Intimidation -- Fiction
Islands -- Poetry

J - L


Jack, Deborah
Jamaican fiction
Jamaican literature
Jamaican poetry
James, Cynthia
Jazz
Jazz -- Poetry
Jealousy -- Poetry
Jesus Christ -- Poetry
Johnson, Jacqueline, 1957-
Johnson, Nicola
Joseph, of Arimathea, Saint -- Poetry
Judas Iscariot -- Poetry
Jungles -- Poetry
Jungles in literature
Kali (Hindu deity)
Kali (Hindu deity) -- Poetry
Kamau, Kwadwo Agymah, 1948-
Kissing -- Poetry
Kristensen, Randi Gray
Kurzban, Joan
Labor unions
Lamming, George, 1927-
Landscape -- Poetry
Landscape in literature
Language and culture
Language and culture -- Puerto Rico
Language policy -- Puerto Rico
Laundry
Lesbians -- Drama
Leslie, Camilo
Lightbourne, Ronald
Linguistic minorities -- Language
Literary prizes
Literature -- Competitions
Literature video
Llorens Torres, Luis, 1876-1944
Local transit -- Florida -- Miami -- Poetry
Love poetry
Love stories
Lovelace, Earl, 1935-

M - O


Man-woman relationships -- Fiction
Man-woman relationships -- Poetry
Manoo-Rahming, Lelawattee
Mantras -- Poetry
Maraniss, James E., 1945-
Marley, Bob -- Poetry
Marriage -- Poetry
Married people -- Fiction
Marshall, Eileen
Mary Magdalene, Saint -- Poetry
Mask makers -- Fiction
Maturation (Psychology) in literature
Medicine in literature
Memory -- Poetry
Menstrual cycle -- Poetry
Menstruation -- Poetry
Mentally ill women -- Fiction
Metastasis -- Poetry
Metrorail -- Poetry
Migrant labor -- Poetry
Miller, Laurence, 1940-
Miracle workers in literature
Monplaisir, Francesca
Morisseau-Leroy, Felix, 1912-
Morris, Mervyn
Morrison, Derrilyn
Mothers
Mothers -- Fiction
Mothers -- Poetry
Mothers and daughters -- Drama
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction
Mothers and sons -- Fiction
Muses (Greek deities) -- Poetry
Museums -- Poetry
Musical instrument makers -- Poetry
Musical meter and rhythm
Musicians -- Fiction
Myth in literature
Mythology -- Poetry
Naipaul, V.S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad), 1932-
Names, Geographical -- Poetry
Names, Personal -- Poetry
Nannies -- Poetry
Narcissus (Greek mythology) -- Poetry
National characteristics, Cuban -- Poetry
National characteristics, English -- Fiction
National characteristics, Jamaican -- Fiction
Nature in literature
Neighbors -- Fiction
Neptune, Vincent J. (Vincent Joseph), 1970-
O'Neal, Eugenia, 1965-
Obeah (Cult) -- Belize
Office buildings -- Poetry
Ojibwa Indians -- Poetry
Oral tradition
Overweight persons -- Poetry

P - R


Page, Kezia Ann
Parent and child -- Fiction
Parent and child -- Poetry
Parents -- Death -- Fiction
Parents -- Death -- Poetry
Parties -- Fiction
Paz, Octavio, 1914- -- Poetry
Pebbles -- Fiction
Persaud, Sasenarine
Perspiration -- Poetry
Peter, the Apostle, Saint -- Poetry
Petitfrere, Julia
Philp, Geoffrey
Physician and patient -- Poetry
Pilate, Pontius, 1st cent. -- Poetry
Pineau, Gisele
Plants -- Poetry
Plastics -- Poetry
Poetry -- Publishing
Poets -- Poetry
Police brutality -- Poetry
Political corruption -- Fiction
Political poetry
Politicians -- Drama
Politicians -- Fiction
Pollard, Velma
Poor girls -- Fiction
Poor single mothers -- Fiction
Poor women -- Fiction
Poor women -- Poetry
Poverty -- Poetry
Poverty -- Trinidad and Tobago -- Fiction
Pregnancy -- Drama
Pregnancy -- Fiction
Pregnancy -- Poetry
Pregnancy, Unwanted -- Fiction
Premarital sex -- Drama
Presidents -- Poetry
Proverbs, Ashanti
Proverbs, Guyanese
Prynne, Hester (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Public welfare -- Canada
Puerto Rican fiction
Puerto Rican literature
Puerto Rican poetry
Puerto Ricans -- Cultural assimilation
Puerto Ricans -- Ethnic identity
Puerto Ricans -- Fiction
Puerto Ricans -- New York (N.Y.)
Puerto Ricans -- Poetry
Quartz -- Poetry
Quashie, Cin D
Queens -- Haiti -- Fiction
Race relations -- Fiction
Race relations -- Poetry
Race relations in literature
Racially mixed people
Racially mixed people -- Fiction
Racially mixed people -- Poetry
Rape victims -- Fiction
Refugees -- Poetry
Regionalism
Regionalism -- Fiction
Religion in literature
Religious poetry
Responsibility -- Poetry
Resuscitation -- Drama
Rhys, Jean
Rivers -- Poetry
Rodney, Walter -- Poetry
Rumba (Dance)

S - U


Sacrifice -- Fiction
Safe sex in AIDS prevention -- Drama
Saxophonists -- Fiction
Science fiction
Sea poetry
Sea stories
Second language acquisition -- Fiction
Second language acquisition -- Poetry
Self (Philosophy) -- Poetry
Self (Philosophy) in literature
Selling -- Shoes -- Poetry
Selvon, Samuel
Senior, Olive
Sensitivity (Personality trait) -- Poetry
Separation (Psychology) -- Poetry
Sexual abuse victims -- Fiction
Shipwreck victims -- Poetry
Silence -- Poetry
Silver -- Poetry
Simmons-MacDonald, Hazel
Singing -- Poetry
Slavery -- Africa -- History
Slavery in literature
Slaves -- Africa -- Social conditions
Slaves -- Fiction
Slaves -- Poetry
Sleeping Beauty (Tale) -- Poetry
Smith, Malachi D. Sankey
Smith, Obediah Michael
Snakes -- Drama
Snakes -- Fiction
Snakes -- Poetry
Social classes -- Fiction
Socialists -- Cuba -- Poetry
Spanish language -- Rhythm
Speeches, addresses, etc., Caribbean
Spooning (Hugging) -- Fiction
Stanchich, Maritza Giovanna
Stars -- Poetry
Steel bands (Music)
Stepfathers
Stereotype (Psychology) -- Poetry
Storytellers -- Fiction
Strachan, Ian G. (Ian Gregory), 1969-
Strangers
Strangers -- Fiction
Strong, Sarah Pemberton, 1967-
Sugar -- Poetry
Sugarcane -- Poetry
Suicide victims -- Poetry
Sunset -- Poetry
Supermarkets -- Fiction
Supernatural -- Fiction
Swearing -- Fiction
Taitt, Marina
Tears -- Poetry
Teenage girls -- Fiction
Teenage parents -- Fiction
Telephone calls -- Poetry
Television -- Poetry
Time -- Poetry
Tituba
Tituba -- Fiction
Tongue -- Poetry
Torruella, Elena Lawton de
Tosh, Peter -- Poetry
Traditional medicine
Translating and interpreting
Travel -- Poetry
Travel in literature
Travelers' writings
Trees -- Fiction
Trees -- Poetry
Trinidadian and Tobagonian fiction
Trinidadian and Tobagonian literature
Trinidadian and Tobagonian poetry
Trinidadian and Tobagonian poetry (English)
Trujillo Molina, Rafael Leonidas, 1891-1961 -- Fiction
Turner, J. M. W. (Joseph Mallord William), 1775-1851 -- Poetry
Turtles -- Poetry
Uncles -- Fiction
Universities and colleges

V - X


Vega, Ana Lydia, 1946-
Victims of violent crimes -- Poetry
Villages -- Fiction
Violence -- Poetry
Voyages and travels -- Fiction
Voznesenskii, Andrei, 1933- -- Poetry
Waiters -- Poetry
Walcott, Derek
Walcott, Derek -- Poetry
Walt Disney World (Fla.) -- Poetry
War poetry
War stories
Water -- Poetry
Weddings -- Fiction
Weight loss -- Fiction
Weir-Soley, Donna
West Indian literature (French)
West Indians -- Cultural assimilation
West Indians -- England -- Fiction
Whistling -- Poetry
Whites -- Attitudes -- Poetry
Wild flowers -- Poetry
Williams, Aubrey, 1926-1990
Winds -- Poetry
Winter -- Poetry
Wit and humor
Wit and humor in literature
Wivell, Brittany
Wives -- Fiction
Women -- Fiction
Women -- New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction
Women -- Poetry
Women -- Sexual behavior -- Poetry
Women -- West Indies -- Fiction
Women alcoholics -- Fiction
Women and literature
Women authors, Caribbean
Women authors, Guadeloupe
Women authors, Guyanese
Women authors, Jamaican
Women authors, Puerto Rican
Women domestics -- Poetry
Women dressmakers -- Fiction
Women postal service employees -- Fiction
Women singers -- Fiction
Women slaves -- Fiction
Women travelers
Working class -- Poetry
Wright, Richard, 1908-1960 -- Influence

Y - Z


Young men -- Fiction
Young women -- Fiction