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Encounter with oral literature

Author: Simon Okumba Miruka
Publisher: Nairobi : East African Educational Publishers, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines various genres of oral literature (riddles, proverbs, narratives, and oral poetry) at a theoretical and analytical level; emphasizes definition, classification, style, and themes.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Miruka, Simon Okumba.
Encounter with oral literature.
Nairobi : East African Educational Publishers, 1994
(OCoLC)604464975
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Okumba Miruka
ISBN: 9966466916 9789966466914
OCLC Number: 31968999
Description: ii, 194 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Riddles --
pt. 2. Proverbs --
pt. 3. Oral poetry --
pt. 4. Narratives.
Responsibility: Okumba Miruka.

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Examines various genres of oral literature (riddles, proverbs, narratives, and oral poetry) at a theoretical and analytical level; emphasizes definition, classification, style, and themes.

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