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The Columbia guide to East African literature in English since 1945

Auteur: Simon Gikandi; Evan Mwangi
Uitgever: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2007.
Serie: Columbia guides to literature since 1945.
Editie/Formaat:   Print book : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
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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  Meer lezen...
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Genre/Vorm: Wörterbuch
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Genre: Internetbron
Soort document: Boek, Internetbron
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Simon Gikandi; Evan Mwangi
ISBN: 0231125208 9780231125208 0231500645 9780231500647
OCLC-nummer: 71275514
Beschrijving: xxii, 194 pages ; 26 cm.
Inhoud: Preface Acknowledgments Chronology of Major Political Events Introduction: East African Literature in English from 1945 to the Present Authors and Topics Selected Bibliography Index
Serietitel: Columbia guides to literature since 1945.
Verantwoordelijkheid: Simon Gikandi and Evan Mwangi.
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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 Meer lezen...

 
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