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Encyclopedia of African literature

Author: Simon Gikandi
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presenting a comprehensive reference work on African literature, this book contains over 600 alphabetically arranged entries that cover major and less established African authors and texts, criticism  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Gikandi
ISBN: 0415230195 9780415230193 9780203361269 0203361261 0415549620 9780415549622
OCLC Number: 49952113
Description: xiv, 629 p. ; 26 cm.
Contents: Aba, Noureddine; Abbas, Ferhat; Abbe Gubennya; 'Abd al-Majid, Ibrahim; Abega, Severin-Cecile; Abel, Antoine; Abraham, Elie-Charles; Abrahams, Lionel; Abrahams, Peter; Abu Zayd, Layla; Achebe, Chinua; Adamou, Ide; Adiaffi, Anne-Marie; Adiaffi, Jean-Marie; Adotevi, Stanslus; AfeWerq Gebre-Iyesus; Afrikaans literature; Aidoo, Ama Ata; Aissa, Salim; Akare, Thomas; Alapini, Julien; Al-A'raj, Wasini; al-Du'aji, 'Ali; Alemayyehu, Haddis; al-Faqih, Ahmad Ibrahim; Al-Gitani, Gamal; Al-Hakim, Tawfiq; Aliyu, Akilu; Al-Kharrat, Edward; Al-Kuni, Ibrahim; Alloula, Malek; Al-Madani, 'Ez-EdDin; Al-Mis'adi, Mahmud; Aluko, Timothy; Amadi, Elechi; Amadou, Ousmane; Amali, Samson; Amon d'Aby, Francois-Joseph; Amrani, Djamal; Amrouche, Jean; Amrouche, Taos; Angira, Jared; Aniebo, I. N. C.; Ansomwin, Ignace Hien; Aouchal, Leila; apartheid and post-apartheid; Armah, Ayi Kwei; Arriz, Tamza; art; Asefa, Gebre Mariyam Tesemma; 'Ashour, Radwa; Aslan, Ibrahim; Aslan, Mahmoud; Assaad Fawzia; At-Tawfig, Ahmed; autobiography; Avila Laurel, Juan-Tomas; Axelos, Celine; Ba, Amadou Hampate; Ba, Amadou Oumar; Ba, Mariama; Baccouche, Hachemi; Badian, Seydou Kouyate; Bakhai, Fatima; Bakr, Salwa; Balboa Boneke, Juan; Bambote, Pierre Makombo; Bandele-Thomas, 'Biyi; Barry-Decoster, Kesso; Bassek, Philomene; Bazie Jacques Prosper; Be'alu Girma; Bebey, Francis; Begag, Azouz; Bekri, Tahar; Belamri, Rabah; Bemba, Sylvain; Ben Hadouga, 'Abdelhamid; Ben Jelloun, Tahar; Ben Salah, Rafik; Ben, Myriam; Benady, Claude; Benslimane, Jacqueline; Bensmaia Reda; Bensoussan, Albert; Berezak, Fatiha; Berrada, Mohammad; Besong, Bate; Bessora; Beti, Mongo; Beuer literature in France; Beyala, Calixthe; Bhely-Quenum, Olympe; Bhiri, Slaheddine; Biko, Steve; Birhanu, Zerihun; Biyaoula, Daniel; Blum, Robert; Boateng, Yaw; Boehmer, Elleke; Bokoum, Saidou; Bolamba, J'ongungu; Boni, Nazi; Bopape, Diphate; Bosman, Herman Charles; Bouabaci, Aicha; Boudjedra, Rachid; Bouraoui, Nina; Bouzaher, Hocine; Brew, Kwesi Osborne Henry; Breytenbach, Breyten; Brink, Andre Philippus; Brutus, Dennis; Buabua Wa Kayembe Mubadiate; Bugul, Ken; Bukenya, Austin S.; Buruga, Joseph; Butake, Bole; Butler, Guy; Camara, Sory; Campbell, Roy; Capitein, Johannes; Carlos, Jeroc;me; Casely Hayford, Adelaide Smith; Casely Hayford, Gladys May; Casely Hayford, Joseph E.; Central Africa, literatures in English; Central Africa, literatures in French; Chakaipa, Patrick; Chedid, Andree; Cheney-Coker, Syl; Chidyausiku, Paul; Chidzero, Bernard; children's literature; Chimombo, Steve; Chinodya, Simmer; Chinweizu; Chipasula, Frank Mkalawile; Choto, Raymond; Chraibi, Driss; Christianity and Christian missions; cinema; Cisse, Ahmed-Tidjani; Clark-Bekederemo, John Pepper; Coetzee, J. M. (John Maxwell); colonialism, neocolonialism and postcolonialism; Conde, Maryse; Conton, William; Cossery, Albert; Couchoro, Felix; Couto, Mia; Craveirinha, Jose Joao; Cronin, Jeremy; Cugoano, Ottobah Ouabna; Dadie, Bernard; Dakeyo, Paul; Dangor, Achmat; Danquah, J. B.; De Graft, Joe Coleman; Debeche, Djamila; Dei-Anang, Michael Francis; Deng, Francis; Dhlomo, Herbert Isaac Ernest; Dhlomo, Rofles Robert Reginald; Diabate, Massa Makan; Diakhate, Lamine; Diallo, Koumanthio Zeinab; Diallo, Nafissatou Niang; Dib, Mohammed; Dieng, Mame Younousse; Diescho, Joseph; Dike, (Roylini) Fatima; Diop, Birago; Diop, Boubacar Boris; Diop, David Mandessi; Dipoko, Mbella Sonne; Djabali, Hawa; Djaout, Tahar; Djebar, Assia; Djedid, Hafedh; Djinadou, Moudjib; Djoleto, Amu; Djung-Simba, Kamtenda Charles; Dongala, Emmanuel; Doumbi-Fakoly; Driver, C. J.; Du Plessis, Menan; Dube, John Langalibalele; Dunqul, Amal; Easmon, Raymond Sarif; East African literature in English; Echeruo, Michael J. C.; Echewa, T. Obinkaram; education and schools; Effa, Gaston-Paul; Efou, Kossi; Egbuna, Obi
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