restricted access   Volume 33, Number 3, Fall 2002

Table of Contents

From: Research in African Literatures

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pp. 240-243

Notes on Contributors

pp. 245-247


Tradition and Transgression in the Novels of Assia Djebar and Aicha Lemsine

pp. 1-13

Fictional Testimonies or Testimonial Fictions: Moussa Ould Ebnou's Barzakh

pp. 14-31

Maghreb--Sub-Saharan Connections

pp. 32-53

Urban Apprenticeships and Senegalese Narratives of Development: Mansour Sora Wade's Picc Mi and Djibril Diop Mambety's La petite vendeuse de Soleil

pp. 54-68

Sisterhood and Rivalry in-between the Shadow and the Sultana: A Problematic of Representation in Ombre sultane

pp. 69-96

Post-Marxism in an African Context: The Usability of Antonio Gramsci

pp. 97-103

Orality in Writing: Its Cultural and Political Significance in Wole Soyinka's Ogun Abibiman

pp. 104-124

Devices of Evasion: The Mythic versus the Historical Imagination in the Postcolonial African Novel

pp. 125-139

Placing the Shameless: Approaching Poetry and the Politics of Pemban-ness in Zanzibar, 1995-2001

pp. 140-166


The Transcription Centre in the Sixties: Navigating in Narrow Seas

pp. 167-181

African Folktales and Creolization in the Indian Ocean Islands

pp. 182-199

Book Reviews

Tahar Ben Jelloun (review)

p. 200

Une enfance Outremer (review)

p. 201

Women Writers in Francophone Africa (review)

pp. 202-203

Selfish Gifts: Senegalese Women's Autobiographical Discourses (review)

pp. 203-204

The Desert Shore: Literatures of the Sahel (review)

pp. 204-205

Au temps des cannibales suivi de Dans les cavernes sombres (review)

pp. 205-207

Creole Identity in the French Caribbean Novel (review)

pp. 207-208

Entwisted Tongues: Comparative Creole Literatures (review)

pp. 208-210

Routes of the Roots: Geography and Literature in the English-Speaking Countries (review)

pp. 211-212

Textual Politics from Slavery to Postcolonialism: Race and Identification (review)

pp. 212-213

African Identities: Race, Nation and Culture in Ethnography, Pan-Africanism and Black Literatures (review)

pp. 213-215

Comparing Postcolonial Literatures: Dislocations (review)

pp. 215-216

The Colonial Unconscious: Race and Culture in Interwar France (review)

pp. 216-218

Imagining Africa: Landscape in H. Rider Haggard's African Romances, and: Diary of an African Journey: The Return of Rider Haggard (review)

pp. 218-219

The Dramatic Art of Athol Fugard: From South Africa to the World (review)

pp. 219-220

Monarchs, Missionaries, and African Intellectuals: African Theatre and the Unmaking of Colonial Marginality (review)

pp. 221-222

Up from Bondage: The Literatures of Russian and African American Soul (review)

pp. 222-223

Gloria Naylor's Early Novels (review)

pp. 223-225

Jamaica Kincaid: A Critical Companion (review)

pp. 225-226

Les masques dogon: Ethnologie savante et ethnologie autochtone (review)

pp. 226-228

The Poetry of Wole Soyinka (review)

pp. 228-231

Oral Traditions and Aesthetic Transfer: Creativity and Social Vision in Contemporary Black Poetry, and: African Languages Literature in the Political Context of the 1990s (review)

pp. 231-233

Awakening Spaces: French Caribbean Popular Songs, Music, and Culture (review)

pp. 233-234

W. E. B. Du Bois: An Encyclopedia (review)

pp. 234-235

The Black Experience in the Twentieth Century: An Autobiography and Meditation (review)

pp. 235-237

Postcolonialism: My Living (review)

pp. 238-239