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Homecoming: essays on African and Caribbean literature, culture and politics

Author: Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo
Publisher: London, Heinemann, 1972.
Series: Studies in African literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo, 1938-
Homecoming: essays on African and Caribbean literature, culture and politics.
London, Heinemann, 1972
(OCoLC)644074145
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo
ISBN: 0435185802 9780435185800 0435185810 9780435185817
OCLC Number: 2709634
Description: xix, 155 pages 23 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. On culture: Towards a national culture --
Kenya: the two rifts --
Mau Mau: violence, and culture --
Church, culture and politics --
pt. 2. Writers in Africa: The writer and his past --
The writer in a changing society --
Chinua Achebe: a man of the people --
Wole Soyinka, T.M. Aluko and the satiric voice --
Okot PʼBitek and writing in East Africa --
pt. 3. Writers from the Caribbean: A kind of homecoming --
What is my colour, what is my race? --
George Lamming's In the castle of my skin --
George Lamming and the colonial situation --
Appendix: On the abolition of the English Department.
Series Title: Studies in African literature.
Responsibility: [by] Ngugi Wa Thiongʼo (James Ngugi).

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