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Bearing witness : readers, writers, and the novel in Nigeria.

Author: Wendy Griswold
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2000] ©2000
Series: Princeton studies in cultural sociology.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Greed, frustrated love, traffic jams, infertility, politics, polygamy. These are the stuff of Nigerian fiction. This text examines this varied content and the determined people who, against all odds,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Griswold, Wendy.
Bearing witness.
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2000
(DLC) 99055565
(OCoLC)42866138
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Griswold
ISBN: 9780691186306 0691186308
OCLC Number: 1041853162
Description: 1 online resource.
Series Title: Princeton studies in cultural sociology.

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