Research in African Literatures

Research in African Literatures 33.3, Fall 2002

Contents

Articles

    Nagy, Silvia, 1953-
  • Tradition and Transgression in the Novels of Assia Djebar and Aïcha Lemsine
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    Subject Headings:
    • Djebar, Assia, 1936- -- Criticism and interpretation.
    • Lemsine, Aïcha -- Criticism and interpretation.
    Tissières, Hélène.
    De Jager, Marjolijn, tr.
  • Maghreb--Sub-Saharan Connections
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    Subject Headings:
    • North African literature (French) -- History and criticism.
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Literatures -- History and criticism.
    Higgins, Ellie.
  • Urban Apprenticeships and Senegalese Narratives of Development: Mansour Sora Wade's Picc Mi and Djibril Diop Mambety's La petite vendeuse de Soleil
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    Subject Headings:
    • Sora Wade, Mansour. Picc mi [film]
    • Diop Mambéty, Djibril, 1945- Petite vendeuse de Soleil [film]
    • Senegal -- In motion pictures.
    • City and town life in motion pictures.
    Prabhu, Anjali.
  • Sisterhood and Rivalry in-between the Shadow and the Sultana: A Problematic of Representation in Ombre sultane
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    Subject Headings:
    • Djebar, Assia, 1936- Ombre sultane.
    • Djebar, Assia, 1936- -- Technique.
    Gorlier, Claudio.
  • Post-Marxism in an African Context: The Usability of Antonio Gramsci
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    Subject Headings:
    • African literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
    • Marxist criticism -- Africa.
    • Gramsci, Antonio, 1891-1937.
    Adu-Gyamfi, Yaw.
  • Orality in Writing: Its Cultural and Political Significance in Wole Soyinka's Ogun Abibiman
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    Subject Headings:
    • Soyinka, Wole. Ogun abibiman.
    • Soyinka, Wole -- Knowledge -- Folk literature, African.
    Ogundele, Wole.
  • Devices of Evasion: The Mythic versus the Historical Imagination in the Postcolonial African Novel
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    Subject Headings:
    • African fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
    • History in literature.
    • Mythology, African, in literature.
    Arnold, Nathalie.
  • Placing the Shameless: Approaching Poetry and the Politics of Pemban-ness in Zanzibar, 1995-2001
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    Subject Headings:
    • Swahili poetry -- Political aspects -- Tanzania -- Zanzibar.
    • Nationalism in literature.

Commentary

    Moore, Gerald, 1924-
  • The Transcription Centre in the Sixties: Navigating in Narrow Seas
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    Subject Headings:
    • Congress for Cultural Freedom.
    • Transcription Centre (London, England) -- History.
    • Authors, African -- History -- Sources.

Book Reviews

    Volet, Jean-Marie, 1947-
  • Selfish Gifts: Senegalese Women's Autobiographical Discourses (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • McNee, Lisa. Selfish gifts: Senegalese women's autobiographical discourses.
    • Wolof literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
    Ben Youssef, Lamia.
  • The Desert Shore: Literatures of the Sahel (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Wise, Christopher, 1961-, ed. Desert shore: literatures of the Sahel.
    • African literature -- Sahel -- History and criticism.
    Ménager, Serge.
  • Au temps des cannibales suivi de Dans les cavernes sombres (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Motsamai, Edouard, 1870-1959. Au temps des cannibales, suivi de Dans les cavernes sombres.
    • Machobane, James Jacob, 1914-
    • Ellenberger, Victor, b. 1879, tr.
    • Short stories, African.
    Salvodon, Marjorie, 1967-
  • Creole Identity in the French Caribbean Novel (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Murdoch, H. Adlai. Creole identity in the French Caribbean novel.
    • Caribbean fiction (French) -- History and criticism.
    Laroche, Maximilien.
  • Entwisted Tongues: Comparative Creole Literatures (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Lang, George (George M.) Entwisted tongues: comparative creole literatures.
    • Creole literature -- Comparative studies.
    Lewis, Simon.
  • Routes of the Roots: Geography and Literature in the English-Speaking Countries (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Zoppi, Isabella Maria, ed. Routes of the roots: geography and literature in the English-speaking countries.
    • Commonwealth literature (English) -- History and criticism.
    Savory, Elaine.
  • Textual Politics from Slavery to Postcolonialism: Race and Identification (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Plasa, Carl, 1959- Textual politics from slavery to postcolonialism: race and identification.
    • English fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
    Kemp, Amanda Denise.
  • African Identities: Race, Nation and Culture in Ethnography, Pan-Africanism and Black Literatures (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Kanneh, Kadiatu, 1966- African identities: race, nation and culture in ethnography, pan-Africanism and Black literatures.
    • Blacks -- Race identity.
    Needham, Anuradha Dingwaney, 1951-
  • Comparing Postcolonial Literatures: Dislocations (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bery, Ashok, 1951-, ed. Comparing postcolonial literatures: dislocations.
    • Murray, Patricia,1965-, ed.
    • Literature, Comparative -- Themes, motives -- Congresses.
    McNee, Lisa.
  • The Colonial Unconscious: Race and Culture in Interwar France (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Ezra, Elizabeth, 1965- Colonial unconscious: race and culture in interwar France.
    • Indigenous peoples -- France -- Colonies.
    Adeyemi, Sola.
  • Imagining Africa: Landscape in H. Rider Haggard's African Romances, and: Diary of an African Journey: The Return of Rider Haggard (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Stiebel, Lindy. Imagining Africa: landscape in H. Rider Haggard's African romances.
    • Haggard, H. Rider (Henry Rider), 1856-1925. Diary of an African journey: the return of Rider Haggard.
    • Coan, Stephen, ed.
    • Haggard, H. Rider (Henry Rider), 1856-1925 -- Knowledge -- Africa.
    • Haggard, H. Rider (Henry Rider), 1856-1925 -- Journeys -- Africa.
    Gibbs, James.
  • The Dramatic Art of Athol Fugard: From South Africa to the World (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Wertheim, Albert. Dramatic art of Athol Fugard: from South Africa to the world.
    • Fugard, Athol -- Criticism and interpretation.
    Kruger, Loren.
  • Monarchs, Missionaries, and African Intellectuals: African Theatre and the Unmaking of Colonial Marginality (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Peterson, Bhekizizwe. Monarchs, missionaries, and African intellectuals: African theatre and the unmaking of colonial marginality.
    • Vilakazi, B. Wallet (Benedict Wallet), 1906-1947 -- Dramatic works.
    Kitson, Thomas J.
  • Up from Bondage: The Literatures of Russian and African American Soul (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Peterson, Dale E. (Dale Earl) Up from bondage: the literatures of Russian and African American soul.
    • Russian literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    Thomas, Greg.
  • Jamaica Kincaid: A Critical Companion (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Paravisini-Gebert, Lizabeth. Jamaica Kincaid: a critical companion.
    • Kincaid, Jamaica -- Criticism and interpretation.
    Touré, Diala.
  • Les masques dogon: Ethnologie savante et ethnologie autochtone (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Doquet, Anne. Masques dogon: ethnologie savante et ethnologie autochtone.
    • Masks, Dogon.
    Raji, Wumi.
  • 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)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bodunde, Charles. Oral traditions and aesthetic transfer: creativity and social vision in contemporary black poetry.
    • Bodunde, Charles, ed. African languages literature in the political context of the 1990s.
    • African poetry -- History and criticism.
    • Politics and literature -- Africa.
    Warner, Keith Q.
  • Awakening Spaces: French Caribbean Popular Songs, Music, and Culture (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Berrian, Brenda F. Awakening spaces: French Caribbean popular songs, music, and culture.
    • Popular music -- Martinique -- History and criticism.
    Newsum, H. E., 1951-
  • W. E. B. Du Bois: An Encyclopedia (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Horne, Gerald, ed. W. E. B. Du Bois: an encyclopedia.
    • Young, Mary, 1940-, ed.
    • Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 -- Encyclopedias.
    Ngwarsungu Chiwengo.
  • The Black Experience in the Twentieth Century: An Autobiography and Meditation (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Abrahams, Peter, 1919- Black Experience in the twentieth century: an autobiography and meditation.
    • Abrahams, Peter, 1919-



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