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Postcolonial literatures : Achebe, Ngugi, Desai, Walcott

Author: Michael Parker; Roger Starkey
Publisher: Basingstoke : Macmillan, 1995.
Series: New casebooks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of essays reflects the intensified debate world-wide in literary theories, especially since 1968, and the growth of post-colonial literatures in English, which together have prompted significant re-readings of cultural histories in Africa, India, the Caribbean, as well as in America and Europe.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Chinua Achebe; Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo; Anita Desai; Derek Walcott; Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo; Anita Desai; Chinua Achebe; Derek Walcott; Chinua Achebe; Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo; Anita Desai; Derek Walcott; Chinua Achebe; Anita Desai; Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo; Derek Walcott; Ngugi wa Thiong'o; Chinua Achebe; Anita Desai; Derek Walcott; Chinua Achebe; Ngugi wa Thiong'o; Anita Desai; Derek Walcott; Chinua Achebe; Ngugi wa Thiong'o.; Anita Desai; Derek Walcott
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Parker; Roger Starkey
ISBN: 0333608011 9780333608012 033360802X 9780333608029 0312126646 9780312126643
OCLC Number: 33215667
Description: ix, 288 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction - Essays on Chinua Achebe - Essays on Ngugi wa Thiong'o -Essays on Anita Desai - Essays on Derek Walcott - Notes - Bibliography - Index
Series Title: New casebooks.
Responsibility: edited by Michael Parker and Roger Starkey.

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