Books in category Literary Criticism – African

  • Postcolonial Imagination and Moral Representations in African Literature and Culture

    Postcolonial Imagination and Moral Representations in African Literature and Culture
    Chielozona Eze

    This book celebrates the emergence of new interpretive paradigms such as in African philosophy, gender studies and literature.

  • African Print Cultures

    African Print Cultures
    Derek Peterson, Steph Newell, Emma Hunter

    Papers presented at the 2013 meeting of the African Print Cultures Network, held July 2013 at the University of Birmingham, England.

  • Introduction √ la litt√ rature berb√ re La po√ sie

    Introduction à la littérature berbère: La poésie
    Abdallah Bounfour

    Cet ouvrage est le premier d'un triptyque.

  • Handbuch Literatur Emotionen

    Handbuch Literatur & Emotionen
    Martin von Koppenfels, Cornelia Zumbusch

    Dieses Handbuch liefert eine zusammenfassende Darstellung, die diese lange Reflexionstradition in Bezug zu theoretischen Ansätzen des 20. und 21. Jahrhunderts setzt und an konkreten Fallstudien anschaulich macht.

  • African Pasts Presents and Futures

    African Pasts, Presents, and Futures
    Ph. D Khannous

    The book explores different aspects of women’s agency at the political, cultural, social, religious and aesthetic level, and highlights their civil society activism and push for legal reform.

  • Mannerism in Arabic Poetry

    Mannerism in Arabic Poetry
    Stefan Sperl

    The texts selected range from the 9th to the 11th centuries AD and are drawn from the works of Abu l-Atahiya, Buhturi, Mihyar al-Daylami and Maarri.

  • The Mudimbe Reader

    The Mudimbe Reader
    V. Y. Mudimbe

    Finally, the book concludes by focusing on visual culture and Mudimbe’s recurring attempt to elucidate how African "primitiveness" has been constructed, challenged, dismissed, and reinvented from the Renaissance to the present day.

  • Violence in Francophone African and Caribbean Women s Literature

    Violence in Francophone African and Caribbean Women’s Literature
    Chantal Kalisa

    Chantal Kalisa examines the ways in which women writers lift taboos imposed on them by their society and culture and challenge readers with their unique perspectives on violence.

  • Mothers and Daughters in Arab Women s Literature

    Mothers and Daughters in Arab Women’s Literature
    Dalya Abudi

    This study explores the mother-daughter relationship as the most fundamental and most intimate female relationship.

  • Creating Postcolonial Literature

    Creating Postcolonial Literature
    C. Davis

    Using case studies, this book explores the publishing of African literature, addressing the construction of literary value, relationships between African writers and British publishers, and importance of the African market.

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