Research in African Literatures

Research in African Literatures 33.4, Winter 2002

Special Issue: Léopold Sédar Senghor

Contents

Articles

    Spleth, Janice S.
  • The Arabic Constituents of Africanité: Senghor and the Queen of Sheba
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    Subject Headings:
    • Senghor, Léopold Sédar, 1906- Elégie pour la Reine de Saba -- Sources.
    • Sheba, Queen of -- In literature.
    • Senegalese literature (French) -- Arab influences.

Commentary

    Harrow, Kenneth W.
  • Ethics and Difference: A Response to Simon Gikandi's "Theory, Literature, and Moral Considerations"
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    Subject Headings:
    • Gikandi, Simon. Theory, literature, and moral considerations.
    • African literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.

Interview

    Martin, Michael T.
    Kaboré, Gaston, 1951-
  • "I am a storyteller, drawing water from the well of my culture": Gaston Kaboré, Griot of the African Cinema
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    Subject Headings:
    • Kaboré, Gaston, 1951- -- Interviews.
    • Motion pictures -- Africa.

Review Essay

    Midiohouan, Guy Ossito, 1952-
    Mitsch, R. H., tr.
  • Lilyan Kesteloot and the History of African Literature
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    Subject Headings:
    • Kesteloot, Lilyan.
    • African literature (French) -- History and criticism.

Book Reviews

    Chrisman, Laura.
  • Edward Said: The Paradox of Identity, and: Edward Said and the Work of the Critic: Speaking Truth to Power, and: Edward Said: A Critical Introduction (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Ashcroft, Bill, 1946- Edward Said: the paradox of identity.
    • Ahluwalia, D. P. S. (D. Pal S.)
    • Bové, Paul A., 1949-, ed. Edward Said and the work of the critic: speaking truth to power.
    • Kennedy, Valerie. Edward Said: a critical introduction.
    • Said, Edward W.
    • Criticism -- History -- 20th century.
    Adejunmobi, Moradewun, 1959-
  • Ghanaian Popular Fiction: "Thrilling Discoveries in Conjugal Life" and Other Tales (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Newell, Stephanie, 1968- Ghanaian popular fiction: "thrilling discoveries in conjugal life" and other tales.
    • Ghanaian fiction (English) -- History and criticism.
    Rigney, Barbara Hill, 1938-
  • Postcolonizing the Commonwealth: Studies in Literature and Culture (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Smith, Rowland, 1938-, ed. Postcolonizing the Commonwealth: studies in literature and culture.
    • Commonwealth literature (English) -- History and criticism.
    Rigney, Barbara Hill, 1938-
  • Out of Place: Englishness, Empire, and the Locations of Identity (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Baucom, Ian, 1967- Out of place: Englishness, empire, and the locations of identity.
    • English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
    Raji, Wumi.
  • Thresholds: Anglophone African Literatures (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Fioupou, Christiane, ed. Thresholds: anglophone African literatures.
    • African literature (English) -- History and criticism.
    Adejunmobi, Moradewun, 1959-
  • FonTonFrom: Contemporary Ghanaian Literature, Theatre and Film (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Anyidoho, Kofi, ed. FonTonFrom: contemporary Ghanaian literature, theatre and film.
    • Gibbs, James, ed.
    • Ghanaian literature (English) -- History and criticism.
    Wenzel, Jennifer.
  • States of Exception: Everyday Life and Postcolonial Identity (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Ganguly, Keya. States of exception: everyday life and postcolonial identity.
    • East Indian Americans -- Ethnic identity.
    McLaren, Joseph.
  • Language, Rhythm, and Sound: Black Popular Cultures into the Twenty-First Century (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Adjaye, Joseph K., 1940-, ed. Language, rhythm, and sound: Black popular cultures into the twenty-first century.
    • Andrews, Adrianne R., ed.
    • African Americans -- Race identity.
    Masquelier, Adeline Marie, 1960-
  • Contes tendres, contes cruels du Sahel nigérien (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Calame-Griaule, Geneviève, ed. Contes tendres, contes cruels du Sahel nigérien.
    • Songhai (African people) -- Folklore.
    Afolabi, Niyi.
  • Proverbs, Textuality, and Nativism in African Literature (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Adéèkó, Adéléke. Proverbs, textuality, and nativism in African literature.
    • African literature -- History and criticism.
    Murdoch, H. Adlai.
  • L'esclave fugitif dans la littérature antillaise (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Rochmann, Marie-Christine. Esclave fugitif dans la littérature antillaise.
    • Caribbean literature (French) -- History and criticism.
    Rice, Alan.
  • Blind Memory: Visual Representation of Slavery in England and America, and: American Slaves in Victorian England: Abolitionist Politics in Popular Literature and Culture (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Wood, Marcus. Blind memory: visual representation of slavery in England and America.
    • Fisch, Audrey A. American slaves in Victorian England: abolitionist politics in popular literature and culture.
    • Slavery in art.
    • Antislavery movements -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
    Livingston, Robert Eric.
  • Using the Master's Tools: Resistance and the Literature of the African and South Asian Diasporas (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Needham, Anuradha Dingwaney, 1951- Using the master's tools: resistance and the literature of the African and South Asian diasporas.
    • English literature -- Minority authors -- History and criticism.
    Lewis, Simon.
  • Against Normalization: Writing Radical Democracy in South Africa (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • O'Brien, Anthony, 1939- Against normalization: writing radical democracy in South Africa.
    • South African literature (English) -- History and criticism.
    Sampedro, Benita.
  • Afro-Cuban Literature: Critical Juncture (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Mullen, Edward J., 1942- Afro-Cuban literature: critical juncture.
    • Cuban literature -- Black authors -- History and criticism.
    Merolla, Daniela, 1960-
  • Colonial Histories, Post-colonial Memories: The Legend of the Kahina, a North African Heroine (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hannoum, Abdelmajid, 1960- Colonial histories, post-colonial memories: the legend of the Kahina, a North African heroine.
    • Kahina, Queen of the Berbers, 7th cent. -- Legends.
    Mustafa, Fawzia, 1952-
  • Naipaul's Truth: The Making of a Writer (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Feder, Lillian. Naipaul's truth: the making of a writer.
    • Naipaul, V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad), 1932- -- Criticism and interpretation.



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