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Hopes and impediments : selected essays

Author: Chinua Achebe
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 1990, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Anchor Books edView all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Achebe, Chinua.
Hopes and impediments.
New York : Doubleday, 1990, ©1988
(OCoLC)664318520
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chinua Achebe
ISBN: 038541479X : 9780385414791
OCLC Number: 22610665
Notes: 10/31/90 MY #
Description: xv, 186 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: An image of Africa : racism in Conrad's Heart of darkness --
Impediments to dialogue between north and south --
Named for Victoria, Queen of England --
The novelist as teacher --
The writer and his community --
The Igbo world and its art --
Colonialist criticism --
Thoughts on the African novel --
Work and play in Tutuola's The palm-wine drinkard --
Don't let him die : a tribute to Christopher Okigbo --
Kofi Awoonor as a novelist --
Language and the destiny of man --
The truth of fiction --
What has literature got to do with it? --
Postscript : James Baldwin (1924-1987).
Responsibility: Chinua Achebe.

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