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The Resource Thresholds of change in African literature : the emergence of a tradition, [edited by] Kenneth W. Harrow

Thresholds of change in African literature : the emergence of a tradition, [edited by] Kenneth W. Harrow

Label
Thresholds of change in African literature : the emergence of a tradition
Title
Thresholds of change in African literature
Title remainder
the emergence of a tradition
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Kenneth W. Harrow
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809/.8896
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ3980
LC item number
.T47 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Harrow, Kenneth W
Series statement
Studies in African literature
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  • African literature (French)
  • African literature (English)
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Label
Thresholds of change in African literature : the emergence of a tradition, [edited by] Kenneth W. Harrow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-370) and index
Contents
  • Thresholds of change in African literature : the emergence of a tradition -- Literatures of Témoignage and the foundations for change -- From Témoignage to revolt -- The margins of autobiographical literature of Témoignage : Camara Laye, L'enfant noir -- Flying without perching : metaphor, proverb, and gendered discourse : Chinua Achebe, Things fall apart -- Of fathers and sons, a cusp in African literature : Ferdinand Oyono, Une vie de boy ; Chemin d'Europe ; Le vieux Nègre et la médaille -- The ironic limits of revolt : Yambo Ouologuem, Le devoir de violence -- Change on the margins : Bessie Head, The collector of treasures -- Literature of the oxymoron, the crossed lovers : V.Y. Mudimbe, Le bel immonde --
  • The still point of transition : Wole Soyinka, The road ; The strong breed ; Death and the king's horseman ; "Death in the dawn" -- Crossing the bridge of change : Ahmadou Kourouma, Les soleils des indépendances ; Monné, outrages et défis -- The dance of the Creole : Henri Lopes, Le chercheur d'Afriques -- Wordplay at the water's edge : Sony Labou Tansi, La vie et demie ; Les sept solitudes de Lorsa Lopez ; Les yeux du volcan -- Esu at the crossroads
Control code
ocm28066991
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 384 p.
Isbn
9780435080822
Isbn Type
(Heinemann : acid-free paper)
Lccn
93013478
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) o28066991
Label
Thresholds of change in African literature : the emergence of a tradition, [edited by] Kenneth W. Harrow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-370) and index
Contents
  • Thresholds of change in African literature : the emergence of a tradition -- Literatures of Témoignage and the foundations for change -- From Témoignage to revolt -- The margins of autobiographical literature of Témoignage : Camara Laye, L'enfant noir -- Flying without perching : metaphor, proverb, and gendered discourse : Chinua Achebe, Things fall apart -- Of fathers and sons, a cusp in African literature : Ferdinand Oyono, Une vie de boy ; Chemin d'Europe ; Le vieux Nègre et la médaille -- The ironic limits of revolt : Yambo Ouologuem, Le devoir de violence -- Change on the margins : Bessie Head, The collector of treasures -- Literature of the oxymoron, the crossed lovers : V.Y. Mudimbe, Le bel immonde --
  • The still point of transition : Wole Soyinka, The road ; The strong breed ; Death and the king's horseman ; "Death in the dawn" -- Crossing the bridge of change : Ahmadou Kourouma, Les soleils des indépendances ; Monné, outrages et défis -- The dance of the Creole : Henri Lopes, Le chercheur d'Afriques -- Wordplay at the water's edge : Sony Labou Tansi, La vie et demie ; Les sept solitudes de Lorsa Lopez ; Les yeux du volcan -- Esu at the crossroads
Control code
ocm28066991
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 384 p.
Isbn
9780435080822
Isbn Type
(Heinemann : acid-free paper)
Lccn
93013478
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) o28066991

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