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Summary Û Eastern African Literatures º PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook The Oxford Studies in Postcolonial Literatures series offers stimulating and accessible introductions to definitive topics and key genres and regions within the rapidly diversifying field of postcolonial literary studies in EnglishThis volume offers an overview of contemporary Eastern African writing in English since the mid twentieth century It takes a fresh look at what has been an under represented regional literary tradition within what continues to be an under represented continental literary tradition In particular it broadens the scope of such an overview complementing the extant monographs on well known Eastern Afric.

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Summary Û Eastern African Literatures º PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Raction whether individual or collective in generating history in moulding identities and as a conseuence in defining the shape of the future The 'spatial' perspectives allow the 'proximate' rather than the 'distant' influence of literary art to come into view Proximate modes of literary communication arising out of residual but vibrant traditions of oral communication blend with contemporary media to produce hybrid genres of proximity specific to Eastern African literary production In this way the book also makes a contribution to the ongoing theorization of literary and cultural innovation in the cultures of the Global Sou.

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Summary Û Eastern African Literatures º PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook An writers such as Ng ug i to include a host of recent less publicized novelists dramatists and poets It extends the geographical range of existing studies from the familiar triad of Kenyan Ugandan and Tanzanian traditions of writing in English to include the lesser known Somali Ethiopian or Sudanese or Mauritian or Madagascan traditionsRather than simply addressing national traditions or broad thematic bundles the volume treats works as literatures of a region that is as literatures of place and space Eastern African Literatures stresses the formative role of space place and geography in fashioning the fabric of social inte.

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  • Hardcover
  • 256
  • Eastern African Literatures
  • Russell West-Pavlov
  • en
  • 22 July 2019
  • 9780198745723