James Grainger

Standard Name: Grainger, James


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Literary responses Janet Schaw
Sandiford contrasts Schaw's exclusivization of audience with the public orientation of Grainger 's printed poem on sugar cultivation. He notes her always engaging intelligence and sensibility
Sandiford, Keith A. The Cultural Politics of Sugar: Caribbean Slavery and Narratives of Colonialism. Cambridge University Press, 2000.
but also a reductionist critique of Creole identity...


By July 1764
James Grainger published his georgicThe Sugar-Cane: A Poem; he advised slaves not to repine, on the grounds that others were even worse off.