restricted access   Volume 32, Number 3, Fall 2001

Table of Contents

From: Research in African Literatures

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Special Issue: Nationalism

Notes on Contributors

pp. 245-246

Chinua Achebe at Seventy

Homage to Chinua Achebe

pp. 1-2

Chinua Achebe and the Invention of African Culture

pp. 3-8

The Autumn of the Literary Patriarch: Chinua Achebe and the Politics of Remembering

pp. 8-21

Chinua Achebe and an Archaeology of the Postcolonial African State

pp. 22-29

Chinua Achebe: A Retrospective

pp. 29-32

Special Issue: Nationalism

Nationalism: Introduction

pp. 33-44

The Nation as a Contested Construct

pp. 45-56

Nation Because of Differences

pp. 57-70

The Question of a National Literature for Nigeria

pp. 71-85

Nationalism and the Aporia of National Identity in Farah's Maps

pp. 86-102

Of Westerns, Women, and War: Re-Situating Angolan Cinema and the Nation

pp. 103-122

Nationalism, African Cinema, and Frames of Scrutiny

pp. 123-142

In Search of a New National History: Debunking Old Heroes in Robert Kirby's The Secret Letters of Jan van Riebeeck

pp. 143-154

Speaking Places: Prison, Poetry, and the South African Nation

pp. 155-176

Nationalism, Cross-Culturalism, and Utopian Vision in South African Utopian and Dystopian Writing 1972-92

pp. 177-197

Re-Placing Pasts, Forgetting Presents: Narrative, Place, and Memory in the Time of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission

pp. 198-212

Review Essays

A Critique of Recent Writings on Ethnicity and Nationalism

pp. 213-228

Looking for a River, or, Travelers in Africa

pp. 229-241

Book Reviews

Nationalism and Cultural Practice in the Postcolonial World (review)

pp. 242-243

The Necessary Nation (review)

pp. 243-244