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New directions in African literature : a review

Author: Ernest Emenyo̲nu; Pat T Emenyonu; F D Imbuga; James Gibbs; et al
Publisher: Oxford : James Currey ; Trenton, N.J. : Africa World Press ; Ibadan : Heinemann Educational Books (Nigeria), ©2006.
Series: African literature today, 25.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st Africa World Press edView all editions and formats
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Discusses questions such as: What are the new directions after over half a century of education and re-education, dismantling of myths and distortions; cultural re-affirmations, linguistic  Read more...

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New directions in African literature.
Oxford : James Currey ; Trenton, N.J. : Africa World Press ; Ibadan : Heinemann Educational Books (Nigeria), c2006
(OCoLC)607748794
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New directions in African literature.
Oxford : James Currey ; Trenton, N.J. : Africa World Press ; Ibadan : Heinemann Educational Books (Nigeria), c2006
(OCoLC)607914910
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernest Emenyo̲nu; Pat T Emenyonu; F D Imbuga; James Gibbs; et al
ISBN: 1592213472 9781592213474 1592213480 9781592213481 0852555709 9780852555705
OCLC Number: 63254729
Description: 176 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Editorial Article: New Directions in African Literature: Building on the Legacies of the 20th Century by Ernest N. Emenyonu; Articles: African Literature in the 21st Century: Challenges for Writers & Critics by Charles Nnolim; Bursting at the Seams: New Dimensions for African Literature in the 21st Century by Thomas Hale; New Trends in the Sierra Leonean Novel by Eustace Palmer; Transcultural Identity in African Narrative of Childhood by Richard Priebe; The Marks Left on the Surface: Zoe Wicomb's David's Story by Kenneth W. Harrow; Mothering Daughters: The Other Side of the Story by Monica Bungaro; Transcending the Margins: New Trends in Female Writings in Africa by Iniobong I. Uko; Re-thinking Nation and Narrative in a Global Era: Recent African Writing by Nana Wilson-Tagoe; A Last Shot at the 20th Century Canon by Bernth Lindfors; Reviews.
Series Title: African literature today, 25.
Responsibility: editor, Ernest N. Emenyonu ; assistant editor, Patricia T. Emenyonu ; associate editors, Francis Imbuga ... [et al.] ; reviews editor, James Gibbs.

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