restricted access   Volume 46, Number 3, Fall 2015

Table of Contents


Unusable Pasts: Life-Writing, Literary Nonfiction, and the Case of Demetrios Tsafendas

pp. 1-23

Rethinking Hawaa: Gender in Abdilatif Abdalla’s Utenzi wa Maisha ya Adamu na Hawaa through the Lens of John Milton’s Paradise Lost

pp. 24-45

Spiritual Symbolism in the Sahara: Ibrahim Al-Koni’s Nazīf al-Ḥajar

pp. 46-67

The Ambivalent Portrayal of Colonization in the Memoirs of Amadou Hampâté Bâ

pp. 68-84

Okigbo’s Drum Elegies

pp. 85-111

Narrative Moment and Self-Anthropologizing Discourse

pp. 112-129

The Force of Desire: A Deleuzian Reading of Sexuality in the Writings of René Depestre and Maryse Condé

pp. 130-145

The Power of (Third World) Women: Liberation and Limits in God’s Bits of Wood

pp. 146-164

Wizards, Superwonders, and a Fictional African State: Money and the Ecology of the Grotesque in Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o’s Wizard of the Crow

pp. 165-189

When Image Meets Magic: Learning to See in Raymond Rajaonarivelo’s Quand les étoiles rencontrent la mer

pp. 190-213

Struggling with the African Bildungsroman

pp. 214-231

Book Reviews

Changing Space, Changing City: Johannesburg After Apartheid ed. by Philip Harrison, et. al (review)

pp. 232-234

Stylistic Approaches to Nigerian Fiction by Daria Tunca (review)

pp. 234-236

Market Imaginary by dir. Joanna Grabski (review)

pp. 236-237

Esiaba Irobi’s Drama and the Postcolony: Theory and Practice of Postcolonial Performance by Isidore Diala (review)

pp. 237-238

Abyssinia’s Samuel Johnson: Ethiopian Thought in the Making of an English Author by Wendy L. Belcher (review)

pp. 239-241

Reading Migration and Culture: The World of East African Indian Literature by Dan Ojwang (review)

pp. 241-242

The Colonial System Unveiled by Baron de Vastey (review)

pp. 243-244

Caribbean Spaces: Escapes from Twilight Zones by Carole Boyce Davies (review)

pp. 244-246