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The Disillusioned African.

Author: Francis B Nyamnjoh
Publisher: Oxford : Langaa RPCIG, 2007.
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This humorous tale of the na?ve and curious African student-cum-philosopher wandering between North and South, the rural and the urban, has been in gestation for a period of nearly two decades. With allusion to traditions of the philosophical novel and the picaresque, Nyamnjoh's protagonist travels from his African village to the sharply divided and socially cruel world of 1980s Britain. By casting aside his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Nyamnjoh, Francis B.
Disillusioned African.
Oxford : Langaa RPCIG, ©2007
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Francis B Nyamnjoh
ISBN: 9789956716357 9956716359
OCLC Number: 830165509
Description: 1 online resource (264 pages)
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This humorous tale of the na?ve and curious African student-cum-philosopher wandering between North and South, the rural and the urban, has been in gestation for a period of nearly two decades. With allusion to traditions of the philosophical novel and the picaresque, Nyamnjoh's protagonist travels from his African village to the sharply divided and socially cruel world of 1980s Britain. By casting aside his disillusion and the traps of servitude and victimhood, The Disillusioned African reveals his creative potential for curiosity and adventure. He brings a bird's eye view, always affectionat.

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