restricted access   Volume 37, Number 2, Summer 2006

Table of Contents

From: Research in African Literatures

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Editor's Comments

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The Scholar as Storyteller:
Essays in Honor of Harold E. Scheub
Edited by Robert Cancel

Recollections and Introductory Comments Dedicated to Harold E. Scheub

pp. 1-4

Du cote de chez Scheub

pp. 5-8

The Works of Harold Scheub: The Bibliographer's View

pp. 9-14

Of Dangerous Energy and Transformations: Nyamakalaya and the Sunjata Phenomenon

pp. 15-33

Gbaya Riddles in Changing Times

pp. 34-42

"Metaphor Is a Bridge to Ultimate Reality": Metaphor in Hausa Women's Poetry

pp. 43-60

Women in the African Epic

pp. 61-67

Home, Exile, and the Space In Between

pp. 68-73

Kweku Ananse: A Psychoanalytical Approach

pp. 74-82

Zulu Choral Music--Performing Identities in a New State

pp. 83-97

From the Eyes of a Girl to the Eyes of a Goat: Julius Chongo's Visualization of Dramatic Narrative for an Invisible Radio Audience

pp. 98-123

"A Man Was Here": Aime Cesaire Revisited

pp. 125-140

Filming the Edgy City: Cinematic Narrative and Urban Form in Postapartheid Johannesburg

pp. 141-163

"Common Being" and Organic Community in Jacques Roumainis Gouverneurs de la rosee

pp. 164-175


"All that is fine in the human condition": Crafting Words, Creating Ma-Ramotswe

pp. 176-186

Book Reviews

Creative Writing: Translation, Bookkeeping, and the Work of Imagination in Colonial Kenya (review)

pp. 187-189

Postcolonial Theory and Francophone Literary Studies, and: Packaging Post/Coloniality: The Manufacture of Literary Identity in the Francophone World (review)

pp. 189-192

Le lecteur d'Afriques (review)

pp. 192-193

The Bulldozer and the Word: Culture at Work in Postcolonial Nairobi (review)

pp. 193-194

Yoruba Royal Poetry: A Socio-Historical Exposition and Annotated Translation (review)

pp. 194-195

Muslim Hausa Women Sing: Hausa Popular Song (review)

pp. 196-198

Omoluabi: Ulli Beier, Yoruba Society and Culture (review)

pp. 198-199

Quest for the Ark of the Covenant: The True History of the Tablets of Moses (review)

pp. 199-204



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Books Received

Books Received

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