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Beyond survival : African literature & the search for new life

Author: Kofi Anyidoho; Abena P A Busia; Anne V Adams
Publisher: Trenton, N.J. : Africa World Press, 1999.
Series: Annual selected papers of the ALA, no. 5.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : English : 1st Africa World Press edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Congresses
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Beyond survival.
Trenton, N.J. : Africa World Press, 1999
(OCoLC)646931399
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kofi Anyidoho; Abena P A Busia; Anne V Adams
ISBN: 0865437084 9780865437081 9780865437098 0865437092
OCLC Number: 41452552
Description: 290 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Welcome Address / J.H. Kwabena Nketia --
Presidential Opening Address / Abena P.A. Busia --
ALA Presidential Inaugural Address / Edris Makward --
Ivory Befits Her Ankles: In Celebration of Flora Nwapa and Her Legacy / Marie Umeh --
Graves Without Bodies: The Mnemomic Importance of Equiano's Autobiography / K. Opoku-Agyemang --
African Literature and the Crisis of Post-Structuralist Theorising / Niyi Osundare --
Ousmane Sembene: Griot of Modern Times & Advocate of a Casteless African Society / Edris Makward --
The Influence of Socio-Political Changes on Akan Royal Appellation Poetry / Akosua Anyidoho --
Mother Tongue: Creoles, Pidgins, Patois, and Black English as Poetic Language / Fahamisha P. Brown --
Survival Stategies and the New Life of Orality in Nigerian and Ghanaian Poetry: Osundare's Waiting Laughters and Anyidoho's EarthChild / Ezenwa-Ohaeto --
Ngugi wa Thiong'o's Decolonising Narrative: The Allegorical Imperative / Oliver Lovesey --
The Ecstatic Framework: Language, Music and Dancing in Selected Soyinka Plays / Souley Y. Ousman --
Ina Cesaire: Telling Theatricalized Tales / Judith G. Miller --
Blood, Memory, and Voice / Peter Hitchcock --
French and British Colonial language Policies: A Comparative View of their Impact on African Literature / Fredric Michelman --
The Current State of Writing and Publishing in National Languages, Literatures in Mali Today: The Case of Bamanankan / Bob Newton --
Fanon and Beyond: the "Nervous Condition" of the Colonized Woman / Renee Schatteman --
Techniques of Survival: Artful Dodges in Nigerian Urban Fiction / William Sharpe --
Beyond Streetwalking: the Woman of the City as Urban Pioneer / Heather Henderson --
From Rue cases-negres to A Dry White Season: The Evolution of Resistance in Euzhan Palcy's Films / Gerise Herndon --
Healing Life in Death through Narrative: The Power of Womanspeak in Maryse Conde's I, Tituba, Black Sorceress of Satan / M. Adjarian. The Poetry of Antonio Jacinto and Jose Craveirinha: Journeys Beyond Survival / Don Burness --
The Voyager and the Quest for Atonement / Obi Maduakor --
Post-Apartheid Drama / Donald Morales.
Series Title: Annual selected papers of the ALA, no. 5.
Other Titles: African literature & the search for new life
African literature and the search for new life
Responsibility: edited by Kofi Anyidoho, Abena P.A. Busia, Anne V. Adams.

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