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Africa's world of books. Collins, Gail Recommended readings Jun 1, 2021 1258
Writing for the world: Gail Collins outlines the growth of African literature, from the 18th century to modern times. Collins, Gail Cover story Feb 1, 2021 1621
So Long a Letter: Mariama Ba's Migrating Text. Wimberly, Meri Critical essay Jan 1, 2020 7402
Negritude in Anti-colonial African Literature Discourse. Galafa, Beaton Nov 1, 2018 5154
Of dirt, disinfection and purgation: Discursive construction of state violence in selected contemporary Zimbabwean literature. Ncube, Gibson Essay Sep 22, 2018 6066
La traversee de l'Atlantique ou la mort ? Une reflexion critique sur la notion d'echange. Mwepu, Patrick Kabeya Essay Sep 22, 2018 4094
THE PROMISE OF LESBIANS IN AFRICAN LITERARY HISTORY. Osinubi, Taiwo Adetunji Essay Sep 22, 2018 3998
La conciencia del endorracismo y el cuerpo social en Negro: este color que me queda bonito de Benito Masso. Zapata-calle, Ana Critical essay Sep 22, 2017 4377
Selected works from the African Diaspora. Shiferraw, Mahtem Recommended readings Sep 1, 2017 517
Forward to the past: Generational regression in Sudanese women's fiction. El-Nour, Eiman Abbas Hassan Essay Jun 1, 2017 2709
Aesthetics of Beauty: in an Africana Mode. Harrison, Paul Carter Critical essay Sep 22, 2016 9596
How to become globalized without losing your mind: a conversation with Alain Mabanckou. Soumare, Rokiatou Interview Sep 1, 2016 2458
The World of Alain Mabanckou. Thomas, Dominic Critical essay Sep 1, 2016 2686
A luta continua! After more than 50 years in publishing, Walter Bgoya's passion for producing beautiful objects remains undiminished--as does his commitment to political activism. Kaiza, A.K. Jul 1, 2016 2182
The next generation & the state of play: even as the old questions of language and audience remain unresolved, digital diasporas and tech tribalism are throwing up new divisions; the world is getting smaller in big new ways. Fatunla, Dele Jul 1, 2016 1551
10 must-read books: adventures, monsters and detectives. Recommended readings Jul 1, 2016 1370
The Mofolo effect and the substance of Lesotho literature in English. Shava, Piniel Viriri; Kolobe, Lesole Essay Mar 22, 2016 4089
Towards silence: Thomas Mofolo, small literatures and poor translation. Ricard, Alain Essay Mar 22, 2016 7572
Homegoing heads new wave of African writing: African literature is emerging into the global mainstream, as homegrown and international initiatives nurture the next generation of writers. Dalby, Alexa May 1, 2015 1077
There was a college: introducing The Umuahian: a golden jubilee publication, edited by Chinua Achebe. Ochiagha, Terri Essay May 1, 2015 14444
Wai Nengre: further research on tendencies in the literatures of three former Dutch colonies/ Wai Nengre: 'n verdere ondersoek na tendense in die letterkundes van drie voormalige Nederlandse kolonies. van Wyk, Steward Mar 22, 2015 6348
Remembering The Dismembered Continent: Future Echoes of Africa's Oldest Written Documents. Armah, Ayi Kwei Essay Mar 22, 2015 8524
Visiting humorous proverbs in African literary fiction. Mane, Youssoupha Essay Mar 1, 2015 5293
Rescinding Orthodoxy, resuscitating the mother tongue: daughter tongue interferes in African female narratives. Okuyade, Ogaga Critical essay Jan 1, 2015 10344
The past prepares the future: a conversation with Burundian Novelist Roland Rugero. Hunt, Emily; Shook, David Interview Sep 1, 2014 2415
Maghrebian literature and the politics of exclusion and inclusion. Atilade, Kayode Report Sep 1, 2014 6223
Introduction: Orality and technauriture of African literatures. Merolla, Daniela Essay Jul 2, 2014 4803
Charting the growth of gyno-texts in Nigerian prose fiction. Mary, Balogun Olayinka; Oriaku, Remy Essay May 1, 2014 7727
Shadows of the past, visions of the future in African literatures and cultures. West-Pavlov, Russell Editorial Mar 22, 2014 6172
Dystopian future visions in Afrikaans novels published after 1999: a relationship between past and future. Barendse, Joan-Mari Report Mar 22, 2014 4719
Guilt, guns, girls and ghettos: adjacent futures in selected post-apartheid fantasies. Brown, Molly Report Mar 22, 2014 5420
South African end times: conceiving an apocalyptic imaginary. Titlestad, Michael Report Mar 22, 2014 9206
The center cannot hold: the development of world literature anthologies. Doherty, Brian Essay Jan 1, 2014 10089
Beyond Heart of Darkness. Jan 1, 2014 390
Mia Couto: winner of the 2014 Neustadt International Prize for Literature. Jan 1, 2014 468
Up from colonialism. Rittelmeyer, Helen Dec 22, 2013 2534
In search of African literature and African writers: some authors object to being categorised based on their origin or ethnicity while others embrace the description. Alecia McKenzie* discusses the issues. McKenzie, Alecia Dec 1, 2013 1590
W.E.B. Du Bois wrote here. Ishola, Bunmi Nov 1, 2013 524
Beyond the language debate in postcolonial literature: linguistic hybridity in Kojo B. Laing's. Woman of the Aeroplanes. Issifou, Moussa Critical essay Oct 1, 2013 7164
Metaphors of changing identities, resilience and cultural transformation for survival in times of crisis. Mlambo, Nelson Critical essay Jun 1, 2013 5921
The African future of the book. Wanner, Zukiswa Essay May 1, 2013 841
Justo Bolekia Boleka: escritor y guia cultural bubi. Garcia-Alvite, Dosinda Interview Mar 22, 2013 4878
Las literaturas hispanicas del noroeste Africano: convergencias y divergencias entre los espacios literarios magrebi y saharaui. Lomas Lopez, Enrique Mar 22, 2013 6291
Models in the construction of female identity in Nigerian postcolonial literature. Oloruntoba-Oju, Omotayo; Oloruntoba-Oju, Taiwo Essay Mar 22, 2013 6397
Ambanasom' Son of the Native Soil and the western concept of the Tragic Hero. Tembong, Denis Fonge Report Mar 1, 2013 5653
Discourses and disciplines: African literary criticism, North Africa and the politics of exclusion. Olusegun-Joseph, Yomi Essay Dec 1, 2012 5754
Illuminating the neglected: a view on Adam Small's literary integration of Kaaps/Om die miskende te laat ken: 'n blik op Adam Small se literere verrekening van Kaaps. Hendricks, Frank Essay Jun 27, 2012 8266
Language and politics in the philosophy of Adam Small: some personal reflections. Cloete, Michael Essay Jun 27, 2012 7122
A prophet for dignity? A theological perspective. Koopman, Nico Essay Jun 27, 2012 4914
Grounding Kawaida womanism: a sankofa reading of ancient sources. Karenga, Maulana Essay Jan 1, 2012 9527
What to read now: Zimbabwe. Chikwava, Brian Recommended readings Nov 1, 2011 315
History and ideology in Chimamanda Adichie's fiction. Ogwude, Sophia O. Critical essay Sep 2, 2011 6758
Lydia Cabrera's African fables from Cuba as a text theatre. Stawicka-Pirecka, Barbara Essay Aug 1, 2011 3307
75 years of Tydskrif vir Letterkunde --a provisional exploration/75 jaar van Tydskrif vir Letterkunde --'n voorlopige verkenning. Stander, Jan Essay Mar 22, 2011 8236
Urbanisation, South African literatures and the cultural text/Verstedeliking, Suid-Afrikaanse letterkundes en die kultuurteks. van Niekerk, Jacomien Report Mar 22, 2011 16929
Violence, postcolonial fiction, and the limits of sympathy. Marais, Mike Viewpoint essay Mar 22, 2011 10335
Motherhood in African literature and culture. Akujobi, Remi Critical essay Mar 1, 2011 4735
The circle and the cross: womanhood, manhood, and cultural destruction in prophetic African literature. de Vita, Alexis Brooks Essay Sep 22, 2010 9926
Nation and women in postcolonial African literature. Hungwe, Elda; Hungwe, Chipo Critical essay Sep 1, 2010 3409
The dea(r)th of female presence in early African literature: the depth of writers' responsibility. Ohale, Christine N. Report Jun 22, 2010 5584
"Gruesome and yet fascinating": hidden, disgraced and disregarded cultural forms in Jamaican short fiction 1938-50. Scafe, Suzanne Essay Mar 22, 2010 6691
The Interdisciplinary Genocide Studies Center: Kigali, Rwanda. Karegeye, Jean-Pierre Jan 1, 2010 353
Recent publications/Resente publikasies. Bibliography Nov 1, 2009 713
Lieux de l'identite: quelques reflexions sur le devoir de porter temoignage face a l'imperatif de construire au present le lien social: Hommage a Aime Cesaire. Jewsiewicki, Bogumil Critical essay Sep 22, 2009 8358
Le cinema de Sembene Ousmane, une (double) contre-ethnographie (Notes pour une recherche). Jonassaint, Jean Critical essay Sep 22, 2009 17395
The role of the nameless in isiXhosa ntsomi/Die rol van die naamlose in isiXhosa-ntsomi's. Mkonto, B.B. Essay Aug 1, 2009 7177
Some aspects of gender inequality in selected African literary texts/Aspekte van geslagsongelykheid in geselekteerde literere werke uit Afrika. Kwatsha, L.L. Essay Aug 1, 2009 11291
Representations des identites masculine et feminine en litterature jeunesse d'afrique et du Canada: quelques exemples. Nnadi, Joseph Jun 22, 2009 6125
The Crisis of Revolutionary Ideology in African Aesthetics. Ogunjimi, Bayo Critical essay Jun 22, 2009 3169
Recent publications/resente publikasies. Bibliography May 1, 2009 720
S.M. Guma and the Sesotho historical novel: an Afrocentric perspective/S.M. Guma en die historiese roman in Sesotho: 'n Afrosentriese perspektief. Selepe, T.J. Essay Dec 1, 2008 8653
Recent translations. Bibliography Sep 22, 2008 647
Post-colonial reading strategies and the problem of cultural meaning in African/Black (1) literary discourse. Fashina, Nelson O. Report Jul 1, 2008 7624
Sisters and spirits: the postcolonial Gothic in Angelina N Sithebe's Holy Hill. Stobie, Cheryl Critical essay Jul 1, 2008 7187
"You would not add to my suffering if you knew what I have seen": holocaust testimony and contemporary African trauma literature. Eaglestone, Robert Critical essay Mar 22, 2008 6639
Migration, globalization, & recent African literature. Ojaide, Tanure Critical essay Mar 1, 2008 2497
Polygamy in African fiction. Ndabayakhe, Vuyiswa; Addison, Catherine Critical essay Jan 1, 2008 6501
Towards a new feminist practice in Africa: the women writing Africa project. Ryan, Pamela Essay Jan 1, 2007 8473
African children's and youth literature--then and now. Osa, Osayimwense Jan 1, 2007 8028
Girls and young women: literature of Southern Africa. Hayn, Judith A.; Prosenjak, Nancy Bibliography Jan 1, 2007 1677
African literature and new Christianity. Gallagher, Susan van Zanten Report Jan 1, 2007 962
Africa and the arts: advancing intertextuality. Zulu, Itibari M. Editorial Dec 1, 2006 436
Unbending gender narratives in African literature. Fonchingong, Charles C. Report Nov 1, 2006 7289
Between freedom and self-subjection: the dilemma of writing in an African language/Tussen vryheid en selfonderwerping: die dilemma van skryf in 'n Afrikataal. Maake, Nhlanhla Apr 1, 2006 5712
Problem animals, indigeneity and land: the chacma baboon in South African writing. Pechey, Laura Charlotte Jan 1, 2006 7689
L'oeuvre romanesque de Mudimbe et le discours identitaire zairo-congolais. Kapanga, Kasongo M. Critical essay Jan 1, 2006 7524
ten top books of African Literature (1984-2004). Ojaide, Tanure Bibliography May 1, 2005 174
Said and Achebe: writers at the crossroads of culture. AbdelRahman, Fadwa Jan 1, 2005 6534
Contested translations: the Gospel versus foreign missionaries in John Munonye's Obi. Purcell, William F. Critical Essay Sep 22, 2004 6770
Bury my bones but keep my words: the interface between oral tradition and contemporary African writing. Madadzhe, R.N. Critical Essay Aug 1, 2004 6869
Hegel in African literature: Achebe's answer (1). Thiong'o, Ngugi wa; Sahle, Eunice Njeri Critical Essay May 1, 2004 2688
Meer dydelikhyt oor die punch en die vis 'n Vergelyking van Niggie, Daar's vis in die punch en Eilande. John, Philip Critical Essay Apr 1, 2004 8780
Waterslangverhale in Afrikaans: die relevansie van mitisiteit. Lombard, Jean Critical Essay Apr 1, 2004 9412
Reclaiming lost ground--the history play in Zulu. Groenewald, H.C. Critical Essay Apr 1, 2004 7547
Muhammad the Wise: Swahili Fables: Part One. Knappert, Jan Mar 1, 2004 3064
Mapping the terrain: introduction. Muponde, Robert; Stein, Pippa Essay Jan 1, 2004 2879
Student's questions about Kapitau: an African folktale. Commeyras, Michelle; Daniel, Bren; Mushonga, Agrena Report Jan 1, 2004 5765
A response to "arrogant Western" criticism. Wanneburg, Gershwin Aug 1, 2003 1391
Books good news for African writers. (The Arts). Mbakwe, Tom Jun 1, 2003 759
Life Turns Man Up and Down: high life, useful advice, and mad English. Thometz, Kurt Mar 22, 2003 2355
Structuralism and African literature: a revaluation. Nwahunanya, Chinyere Critical essay Jan 1, 2003 4292
Books -- Africa's best 100. (Literature). Tsoroti, Stephen Feb 1, 2002 612
Afrocubanista poetry and Afro-Cuban performance. Arnedo, Miguel Poem Oct 1, 2001 9097
Nigeria's Habila wins Caine Prize. Williams, Stephen Brief Article Sep 1, 2001 629
Let the Young Lions ROAR. Randle, Wilma Jean Emanuel Sep 1, 2001 2333
We Will Be Heard! Allan, Tuzyline Jita Mar 1, 2001 1809
The Origins of a Species. Irele, F. Abiola Jan 1, 2001 1200
Fame and Poverty - The career of Nigerian novelist Cyprian Ekwensi exemplifies the plight of the African writer. LARSON, CHARLES R. Oct 1, 2000 1999
The Plight of A Hero in Achebe s Things Fall Apart [1]. Nnoromele, Patrick C. Mar 22, 2000 5209
WOMAN, NO MAN. SALAAM, KALAMU YA Dec 22, 1999 4101
Nuruddin Farah and Postcolonial Textuality. GIKANDI, SIMON Sep 22, 1998 5016
Reinventing Family in the Second Trilogy of Nuruddin Farah. Alden, Patricia; Tremaine, Louis Sep 22, 1998 6325
Nuruddin Farah's Italian Domain1. GORLIER, CLAUDIO Sep 22, 1998 4566
Where doth the Berbice run. Dabydeen, Cyril Jun 22, 1994 3842
Thick translation. Apiah, Kwame Anthony Sep 22, 1993 6854
The black stud's Spanish birth. Piedra, Jose Sep 22, 1993 10154
Colonialism, polyvocality, and Islam in L'aventure ambigue and Le devoir de violence. Wehrs, Donald R. Dec 1, 1992 10474
Chinua Achebe's 'Arrow of God': Ezeulu's response to change. Awuyah, Chris Kwame Oct 1, 1992 2353
Liyong, Taban lo. Reference Source Jan 1, 1987 156

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