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Adesokan, Akinwumi

Overview
Works: 22 works in 36 publications in 2 languages and 917 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Interviews  Periodicals  Exhibition catalogs 
Classifications: PN1993.5.A35A34 2011EB (ONLINE), 302.2343096
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Most widely held works by Akinwumi Adesokan
Postcolonial Artists and Global Aesthetics by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
11 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What happens when social and political processes such as globalization shape cultural production? Drawing on a range of writers and filmmakers from Africa and elsewhere, Akin Adesokan explores the forces at work in the production and circulation of culture in a globalized world. He tackles problems such as artistic representation in the era of decolonization, the uneven development of aesthetics across the world, and the impact of location and commodity culture on genres, with a distinctive approach that
Roots in the sky by Akinwumi Adesokan ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Weaverbird collection : new fiction from Nigeria 2008 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Worlds that flourish : postnational aesthetics in West African videofilms, African cinema, and black diasporic writings by Akinwumi Adesokan ( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This dissertation explores the cultural consequences of the decline of the nation-state through the study of three generic formations in cinema and literature. Today, under the global spread of transnational capital and the attendant wide circulation of peoples and images, the idea of the nation as a discrete, bounded formation is in crisis. Simultaneous with the erosion of cultural boundaries characteristic of this contemporary world, there are also emerging cultural forms for which well-established descriptive categories of 'high' and 'low', 'local' and 'international', are no longer adequate. In the changed and charged context of this postnationality, aesthetic and generic standards are increasingly processual, and are interpenetrated by intimations of subjectivity that transcend conventional national or international categories
Introduction : re-imagining antipodalality by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Practising 'democracy' in Nigerian films by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Notizen für eine hypothgetische Filmpraxis = Notes toward a hypothetical film practice by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 2010 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Citizen of the imaginary world : the ambiguous adventures of Caryl Phillips by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Black Orpheus and Transition revisited : retelling a forgettable tale by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Victor Ekpuk : 18th Street Arts Complex, Santa Monica, California by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Forests of enchantment : Tunde Kelani and the persistence of "visitors" in Nigerian videofilms by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Fiction reading by Akinwumi Adesokan Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium, Cornell University, February 1, 2005 by Akinwumi Adesokan ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Videography [of Nigerian videos] by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Contemporary English language theatre in Nigeria : from page to the stage by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Loud in Lagos : Nollywood videos by Akinwumi Adesokan ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Interview with Bukky Wright by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The art of man must wack by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Ibadan, Soutin and the puzzle of Bower's tower : for Taiwo "Tarifomah" Fatoki, in memoriam by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A revolution from below : the aesthetics of West African videofilms by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Jean-Pierre Bekolo's multifocal camera by Akinwumi Adesokan ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Adesokan, Akin
Adesokan, Akin, 1967-
Languages
English (33)
German (1)
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