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Contemporary french and francophone cultures lup : publishing africa in french.

Author: Ruth Bush
Publisher: Liverpool : Liverpool Univ Press, 2016.
Series: Contemporary French and francophone cultures, 37.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The history of post-war writing in French has tended to separate African literature from French metropolitan literary production. The same separation resonates in today's global French literary marketplace, still dominated by Parisian publishing houses and metropolitan literary kudos. This study historicises the aesthetic and socio-economic implications of that evident asymmetry. Archival research combines with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)930797671
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Bush
ISBN: 1781382026 9781781382028
OCLC Number: 955018255
Description: 1 online resource
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Series Title: Contemporary French and francophone cultures, 37.

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An exploration of African literary production in France and its socio-economic implications.  Read more...

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Reviews'This is an excellent monograph, which challenges a number of received views and brings a wealth of new evidence into the debates about Francophone post-war literature about Africa. In Read more...

 
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