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The Resource The novel and contemporary experience in Africa, [by] Shatto Arthur Gakwandi

The novel and contemporary experience in Africa, [by] Shatto Arthur Gakwandi

Label
The novel and contemporary experience in Africa
Title
The novel and contemporary experience in Africa
Statement of responsibility
[by] Shatto Arthur Gakwandi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UkLiU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gakwandi, Shatto Arthur
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PR9344
  • PQ3984
LC item number
.G3 1977
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African fiction (English)
  • African fiction (French)
Label
The novel and contemporary experience in Africa, [by] Shatto Arthur Gakwandi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-132) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Conclusion:
  • Realism and the African novel
  • Introduction:
  • Historical and literary background
  • Colonial injustice: Oyono's Houseboy and La Guma's A walk in the night
  • The illusion of progress: Achebe's No longer at ease and Beti's Mission to Kala
  • Nationalism: Abraham's A wreath for Udomo and Aluko's One man one matchet
  • Disenchantment: Soyinka's The interpreters and Achebe's A man of the people
  • Freedom as nightmare: Armah's The beautyful ones are not yet born and Duodu's The gab boys
  • Commitment: Ngugi's A grain of wheat and Sembene Ousmane's God's bits of wood
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
136 pages
Isbn
9780435913212
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The novel and contemporary experience in Africa, [by] Shatto Arthur Gakwandi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-132) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Conclusion:
  • Realism and the African novel
  • Introduction:
  • Historical and literary background
  • Colonial injustice: Oyono's Houseboy and La Guma's A walk in the night
  • The illusion of progress: Achebe's No longer at ease and Beti's Mission to Kala
  • Nationalism: Abraham's A wreath for Udomo and Aluko's One man one matchet
  • Disenchantment: Soyinka's The interpreters and Achebe's A man of the people
  • Freedom as nightmare: Armah's The beautyful ones are not yet born and Duodu's The gab boys
  • Commitment: Ngugi's A grain of wheat and Sembene Ousmane's God's bits of wood
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
136 pages
Isbn
9780435913212
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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