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The Columbia guide to East African literature in English since 1945

Autore: Simon Gikandi; Evan Mwangi
Editore: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2007.
Serie: Columbia guides to literature since 1945.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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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  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Wörterbuch
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Tipo materiale: Risorsa internet
Tipo documento: Book, Internet Resource
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Simon Gikandi; Evan Mwangi
ISBN: 0231125208 9780231125208 0231500645 9780231500647
Numero OCLC: 71275514
Descrizione: xxii, 194 pages ; 26 cm.
Contenuti: Preface Acknowledgments Chronology of Major Political Events Introduction: East African Literature in English from 1945 to the Present Authors and Topics Selected Bibliography Index
Titolo della serie: Columbia guides to literature since 1945.
Responsabilità: Simon Gikandi and Evan Mwangi.
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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. This book begins with a  Per saperne di più…

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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 Per saperne di più…

 
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