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Africa39 : new writing from Africa south of the Sahara

Author: Ellah Wakatama Allfrey; Wole Soyinka
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Africa has produced some of the best writing of the twentieth century from Chinua Achebe, Ayi Kwei Armah, Ngugi wa Thiong'o, and the Nobel Laureates Wole Soyinka, Nadine Gordimer, J.M. Coetzee and Doris Lessing, to more recent talents like Nuruddin Farah, Ben Okri, Aminatta Forna and Brian Chikwava. Who will be the next generation? -- Daughters of AfricaElechi Amadi (Nigeria a "author of plays, memoir and novels,  Read more...
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Africa39
(OCoLC)870516971
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ellah Wakatama Allfrey; Wole Soyinka
ISBN: 9781620407806 1620407809 9781408854679 1408854678
OCLC Number: 895268024
Description: 1 online resource (361 pages)
Other Titles: Africa 39
Africa thirty nine
Responsibility: with a preface by Wole Soyinka ; edited by Ellah Waktama Allfrey.

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Africa has produced some of the best writing of the twentieth century from Chinua Achebe, Ayi Kwei Armah, Ngugi wa Thiong'o, and the Nobel Laureates Wole Soyinka, Nadine Gordimer, J.M. Coetzee and Doris Lessing, to more recent talents like Nuruddin Farah, Ben Okri, Aminatta Forna and Brian Chikwava. Who will be the next generation? -- Daughters of AfricaElechi Amadi (Nigeria a "author of plays, memoir and novels, including The SlaveOsonye Tess Onwueme (Nigeria/USA a "playwright, poet and scholar, whose works include Riot in Heaven and What Mama Said).

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