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The Columbia guide to East African literature in English since 1945

Auteur : Simon Gikandi; Evan Mwangi
Éditeur : New York : Columbia University Press, ©2007.
Collection : Columbia guides to literature since 1945.
Édition/format :   Print book : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
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"The Columbia Guide to East African Literature in English Since 1945 challenges the conventional belief that the English-language literary traditions of East Africa are restricted to the former British colonies of Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania. Instead, these traditions stretch far into such neighboring countries as Somalia and Ethiopia." "Simon Gikandi and Evan Mwangi assemble a truly inclusive list of major writers  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Wörterbuch
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Handbooks and manuals
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Type d’ouvrage : Ressource Internet
Format : Livre, Ressource Internet
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Simon Gikandi; Evan Mwangi
ISBN : 0231125208 9780231125208 0231500645 9780231500647
Numéro OCLC : 71275514
Description : xxii, 194 pages ; 26 cm.
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Titre de collection : Columbia guides to literature since 1945.
Responsabilité : Simon Gikandi and Evan Mwangi.
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The English-language literary traditions of East Africa transcend the various boundaries of the former British colonies. Starting with a chronology of key historical events and an overview of  Lire la suite...

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An invaluable resource for literary research and scholarship on East Africa. -- James Ogude African Studies Review This guide offers valuable information... Recommended. Choice A welcome addition to Lire la suite...

 
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