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The Columbia guide to East African literature in English since 1945

Autor: Simon Gikandi; Evan Mwangi
Editora: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2007.
Séries: Columbia guides to literature since 1945.
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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  Ler mais...
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Gênero/Forma: Wörterbuch
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Tipo de Material: Recurso Internet
Tipo de Documento: Livro, Recurso Internet
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Simon Gikandi; Evan Mwangi
ISBN: 0231125208 9780231125208 0231500645 9780231500647
Número OCLC: 71275514
Descrição: xxii, 194 pages ; 26 cm.
Conteúdos: Preface Acknowledgments Chronology of Major Political Events Introduction: East African Literature in English from 1945 to the Present Authors and Topics Selected Bibliography Index
Título da Série: Columbia guides to literature since 1945.
Responsabilidade: 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  Ler mais...

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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 Ler mais...

 
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