Reading Leonora Sansay’s Horrors of Santo Domingo

Via The Displacement of the American Novel: Strangely, former defense secretary Donald Rumsfeld and Slovenian intellectual Slavoj Žižek can help contemporary readers understand the significance of Leonora Sansay's fascinating and only recently rediscovered novel of Caribbean intrigue, Secret History; or The Horrors of St. Domingo (1808). Defending the Iraq War, Rumsfeld classified the threats posed … Continue reading Reading Leonora Sansay’s Horrors of Santo Domingo