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Volume 57, Number 3, Spring 2011

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Eastern African Literatures and Cultures

Guest Editors: James Ogude and Dan Ojwang

Introduction to Special Issue: Eastern African Literatures and Cultures

pp. v-x

Farah’s Sardines: Women in a Context of Despotism

pp. 3-20

Ohangla Music as a Parodic Genre and Postcolonial Luo Experience

pp. 23-36

Letters to the Editor and Poems: Mambo Leo and Readers’ Debates on Dansi, Ustaarabu, Respectability, and Modernity in Tanganyika, 1940s–1950s

pp. 39-55

In a Restless State: Mercantile Adventure and Citizenship in the Autobiography of Nanji Kalidas Mehta (1888–1969)

pp. 57-75

The Political Economy of the Media in Kenya: From Kenyatta’s Nation-Building Press to Kibaki’s Local-Language FM Radio

pp. 77-95

Book Reviews

The State of Africa 2010/11: Parameters and Legacies of Governance and Issue Areas (review)

pp. 96-100

From Protest to Challenge, Volume 6: A Documentary History of African Politics in South Africa, 1882–1990, Challenge and Victory 1980–1990 (review)

pp. 100-104

Borders and Borderlands as Resources in the Horn of Africa (review)

pp. 104-106

Long Live the President! Portrait-Cloths from Africa (review)

pp. 107-108

Museveni’s Uganda: Paradoxes of Power in a Hybrid Regime (review)

pp. 108-112

Zimbabwe’s Exodus: Crisis, Migration, Survival (review)

pp. 112-113

Books Received

Books received

p. 114



pp. 115-116

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