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The Resource Contemporary African literature and the politics of gender, Florence Stratton, (electronic resource)

Contemporary African literature and the politics of gender, Florence Stratton, (electronic resource)

Label
Contemporary African literature and the politics of gender
Title
Contemporary African literature and the politics of gender
Statement of responsibility
Florence Stratton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first extensive account of African literature from a feminist perspective, looking at the effect of gender and patriarchy on African literature and the contributions of African women writers. Also includes new readings of canonical male writers
Cataloging source
N$T
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Stratton, Florence
Dewey number
809/.8896/082
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9340.5
LC item number
.S77 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • African literature (English)
  • African literature (French)
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • TRAVEL
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Electronic books
Label
Contemporary African literature and the politics of gender, Florence Stratton, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgements; INTRODUCTION: Exclusionary practices; HOW COULD THINGS FALL APART FOR WHOM THEY WERE NOT TOGETHER?; THE MOTHER AFRICA TROPE; MEN FALL APART: Grace Ogot's novels and short stories; FLORA NWAPA AND THE FEMALE NOVEL OF DEVELOPMENT; THEIR NEW SISTER': Buchi Emecheta and the contemporary African literary tradition; 'LITERATURE AS AWEAPON': The novels of Mariama B; GENDER ON THE AGENDA: Novels of the 1980s by Ngg and Achebe; CONCLUSION: Redefining the African literary tradition; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
50321296
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Taylor & Francis e-Library ed.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 200 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780203302729
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50321296
Label
Contemporary African literature and the politics of gender, Florence Stratton, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgements; INTRODUCTION: Exclusionary practices; HOW COULD THINGS FALL APART FOR WHOM THEY WERE NOT TOGETHER?; THE MOTHER AFRICA TROPE; MEN FALL APART: Grace Ogot's novels and short stories; FLORA NWAPA AND THE FEMALE NOVEL OF DEVELOPMENT; THEIR NEW SISTER': Buchi Emecheta and the contemporary African literary tradition; 'LITERATURE AS AWEAPON': The novels of Mariama B; GENDER ON THE AGENDA: Novels of the 1980s by Ngg and Achebe; CONCLUSION: Redefining the African literary tradition; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
50321296
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Taylor & Francis e-Library ed.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 200 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780203302729
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50321296

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