The Resource Shaken wisdom : irony and meaning in postcolonial African fiction, Gloria Nne Onyeoziri, (electronic book)

Shaken wisdom : irony and meaning in postcolonial African fiction, Gloria Nne Onyeoziri, (electronic book)

Label
Shaken wisdom : irony and meaning in postcolonial African fiction
Title
Shaken wisdom
Title remainder
irony and meaning in postcolonial African fiction
Statement of responsibility
Gloria Nne Onyeoziri
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Onyeoziri, Gloria Nne
Dewey number
820.9/960904
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ3989.2.K58
LC item number
Z79 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Kourouma, Ahmadou
  • Achebe, Chinua
  • Beyala, Calixthe
  • African literature (French)
  • African literature (English)
  • Irony in literature
  • Meaning (Philosophy) in literature
  • Postcolonialism in literature
Label
Shaken wisdom : irony and meaning in postcolonial African fiction, Gloria Nne Onyeoziri, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: African ironies -- From rhetoric to semantics -- Interpreting irony -- Pragmatics and Ahmadou Kourouma's (post)colonial state -- Chinua Achebe's Arrow of god and the pragmatics of proverbial irony -- Calixthe Beyala: new conceptions of the ironic voice -- Conclusion: when the handshake has become another thing
Control code
ebr10554882
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
178 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Shaken wisdom : irony and meaning in postcolonial African fiction, Gloria Nne Onyeoziri, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: African ironies -- From rhetoric to semantics -- Interpreting irony -- Pragmatics and Ahmadou Kourouma's (post)colonial state -- Chinua Achebe's Arrow of god and the pragmatics of proverbial irony -- Calixthe Beyala: new conceptions of the ironic voice -- Conclusion: when the handshake has become another thing
Control code
ebr10554882
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
178 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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