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The Resource Contexts of African literature, Albert Gérard

Contexts of African literature, Albert Gérard

Label
Contexts of African literature
Title
Contexts of African literature
Statement of responsibility
Albert Gérard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DCC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gérard, Albert S
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cross cultures: readings in the post colonial literatures in English
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
African literature
Label
Contexts of African literature, Albert Gérard
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Africa's verbal art in the global polysystem -- ch. 1. Language and literature in the "western" tradition -- ch. 2. Defining English literature -- ch. 3. Commonwealth literature and the vernaculars -- pt. 2. Literary history in plurilingual Africa -- ch. 4. Fifteen centuries of creative writing in Black Africa -- ch. 5. Linguistics and the emergence of vernacular writing -- ch. 6. New frontier for comparative literature : Africa -- pt. 3. National literature : three case studies -- ch. 7. Ghana -- ch. 8. East Africa -- ch. 9. South Africa -- pt. 4. Dialectics of tradition and innovation -- ch. 10. Preservation of tradition in African writing -- ch. 11. Literary tradition and literary change -- ch. 12. Literature emergent : the Euro-African experience -- Conclusion -- ch. 13. Is anything wrong with African literary studies?
Control code
l80091155602
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
ix, 169 p
Isbn
9789051831962
Lccn
lc91155602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Contexts of African literature, Albert Gérard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Africa's verbal art in the global polysystem -- ch. 1. Language and literature in the "western" tradition -- ch. 2. Defining English literature -- ch. 3. Commonwealth literature and the vernaculars -- pt. 2. Literary history in plurilingual Africa -- ch. 4. Fifteen centuries of creative writing in Black Africa -- ch. 5. Linguistics and the emergence of vernacular writing -- ch. 6. New frontier for comparative literature : Africa -- pt. 3. National literature : three case studies -- ch. 7. Ghana -- ch. 8. East Africa -- ch. 9. South Africa -- pt. 4. Dialectics of tradition and innovation -- ch. 10. Preservation of tradition in African writing -- ch. 11. Literary tradition and literary change -- ch. 12. Literature emergent : the Euro-African experience -- Conclusion -- ch. 13. Is anything wrong with African literary studies?
Control code
l80091155602
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
ix, 169 p
Isbn
9789051831962
Lccn
lc91155602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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