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African Francophone Writing

A Critical Introduction (Berg French Studies Series)

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Published by Berg Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Black studies,
  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Novels, other prose & writers,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • French Literature,
  • Study Guides,
  • French,
  • Africa,
  • North African literature (Fren,
  • European - French,
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / African,
  • African literature (French),
  • History and criticism,
  • North African literature (French)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLaila Ibnlfassi (Editor), Nicki Hitchcott (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8623138M
    ISBN 101859730094
    ISBN 109781859730096

    2. Oral Societies and Writing in the Language of the Oppressed 58 3. Francophone African Poetry in the Modern World 84 4. Histories, Legends and Myths in Francophone African Theatre 5. Writing the Female Body in Francophone African Women’s Poetry and Theatre Conclusion Contemporary Francophone African Writers and the Burden of Commitment by Odile Cazenave and Patricia Célérier delineates the field of contemporary francophone African literature, providing the main outlines of directions taken in the past three decades. The task would seem to be formidable, yet the authors accomplish this extremely well, with insightful interpretations of a very large body.

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