African Literatures in English: East and West

Gareth Griffiths

Editura: Longman
Here is an introduction to the history of English writing from East and West Africa drawing on a range of texts from the slave diaspora to the post-war upsurge in African English language and literature from these regions.
  • Limba : Engleza
  • Cuprins :
    Patronage and the development of East and West African English writing
    1. 18th and 19th Century Slave Narratives of the Black Diaspora
    2. 19th and Early 20th Century Histories, Travel Accounts, Political Writing and the Beginnings of Fiction
    3. 19th and 20th Century Missionary-Writing Testements and Writings by Africans Produced Under Missionary Auspices and Control
    4. 20th Century Secular Patronage: Literature, Education and Control
    5. 20th Century Popular Culture and English Writing in Africa

    Dominant themes and Patterns in East and West African Writing in English
    6. Alternatives: Contrasting Themes and Patterns in Post-Independence Africa Writing in English
    7. Self-Criticism and Post-Independence Disillusion
    8. Opposition, Resistance and Decolonisation
    9. Internal Discord

    Alternative Voices in East and West African English Writing
    10. Minority Voices: English Writing in Non-Anglophone East and West African Countries
    11. Women's Voices: Gendered
  • Data Publicarii : 2000
  • Editie : 1
  • Format : Paperback
  • Numar pagini : 432
  • ISBN : 9780582089266
299.99 Lei
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