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Encyclopedia of African literature

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Summary

This reference work covers the key historical and cultural issues in the field with over 600 entries covering criticism and theory, African literature's development as a field of scholarship, and s...

This reference work covers the key historical and cultural issues in the field with over 600 entries covering criticism and theory, African literature's development as a field of scholarship, and studies of established and lesser-known writers and their texts. The date range starts from the earliest eras of story-telling and oral transmission, with the majority of content covering the twentieth century.

Creator
edited by Simon Gikandi
Format
Books
Contributors
Publication
  • New York : Routledge, 2009
  • Philadelphia : Taylor & Francis Group
  • ©2003
Physical Details
  • 1 online resource (638 pages) : illustrations
ISBNs
0415549620, 9780415549622, 0415230195
OCLC
ocn776986820
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