restricted access   Volume 35, Number 4, Winter 2004

Table of Contents

From: Research in African Literatures

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Ethnography, Literature, and Art in the work of Anne Eisner (Putnam): Making Sense of Colonial Life in the Ituri Forest

pp. 1-16

From Ethnography to the African Novel: The Example of Doguicimi (1938) by Paul Hazoume (Dahomey)

pp. 17-32

Conserving the Cogito: Rereading Nadine Gordimer's The Conservationist

pp. 33-51

Ordinary Secrets and the Bounds of Memory: Traversing the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in Farida Karodia's Other Secrets and Beverley Naidoo's Out of Bounds

pp. 52-65

The Gendered Politics of Untranslated Language and Aporia in Ngugi wa Thiong'o's Petals of Blood

pp. 66-74

African Muslim Communities in Diaspora: The Quest for a Muslim Space in Ken Bugul's Le baobab fou

pp. 75-90

Feminism and the Question of "Woman" in Assia Djebar's Vaste est la prison

pp. 91-104

Double Vision: The Role of the Visual and the Visionary in Nina Bouraoui's La voyeuse interdite (Forbidden Vision )

pp. 105-120

Slaves, Viejos, and the Internationale : Modernity and Global Contact in Jacques Roumain's Gouverneurs de la rosee

pp. 121-141


On Dapo Adelugba and Theater Studies in Nigeria

pp. 142-148

Review Essays

Hearing Voices, or, Who You Calling Postcolonial? The Evolution of Djebar's Poetics

pp. 149-159

Philosophy and the Postcolonial Condition in Africa

pp. 160-170

Book Reviews

Geo/Graphies: Mapping the Imagination in French and Francophone Literature and Film (review)

pp. 171-172

The French Encounter with Africans: White Responses to Blacks, 1530-1880 (review)

pp. 172-173

Voicing Memory: History and Subjectivity in French Caribbean Literature (review)

pp. 173-175

Of Suffocated Hearts and Tortured Souls: Seeking Subjecthood through Madness in Francophone Women's Writing of Africa and the Caribbean (review)

pp. 175-176

Des transpositions francophones du mythe de Chaka (review)

pp. 177-179

Nicht nur Mythen und Marchen: Afrika-Literaturwissenschaft als Herausforderung (review)

pp. 179-180

Women and the Amistad Connection--Sierra Leone Krio Society (review)

pp. 180-185

Ralph Ellison: Emergence of Genius (review)

pp. 185-186

The People's Poet: Emerging Perspectives on Niyi Osundare (review)

pp. 186-188

Evaluators for Volume 35

Evaluators for Volume 35

p. 189

Books Recieved

Books Received

pp. 190-191


Index to Volume 35

pp. 194-198