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The Resource On the sacred in African literature : old gods and new worlds, Mark Mathuray

On the sacred in African literature : old gods and new worlds, Mark Mathuray

Label
On the sacred in African literature : old gods and new worlds
Title
On the sacred in African literature
Title remainder
old gods and new worlds
Statement of responsibility
Mark Mathuray
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mathuray, Mark
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9340.5
LC item number
.M37 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African literature (English)
  • Holy, The, in literature
  • Myth in literature
  • Religion in literature
  • Culture in literature
  • Africa
  • Magic realism (Literature)
  • Literature and society
  • Politics and literature
Label
On the sacred in African literature : old gods and new worlds, Mark Mathuray
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Realising the sacred : Chinua Achebe's Arrow of god -- Dramatising the sacred : Wole Soyinka's "the fourth stage" and Kongi's harvest -- Politicising the sacred : Ngugi wa Thiong'o's The river between -- Sacred realism : Ben Okri's The famished road -- The stalled sublime : J.M. Coetzee's Foe -- Conclusion : the political as tragic effect
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 205 p.
Isbn
9780230577558
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009013639
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o298778222
  • (OCoLC)298778222
Label
On the sacred in African literature : old gods and new worlds, Mark Mathuray
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Realising the sacred : Chinua Achebe's Arrow of god -- Dramatising the sacred : Wole Soyinka's "the fourth stage" and Kongi's harvest -- Politicising the sacred : Ngugi wa Thiong'o's The river between -- Sacred realism : Ben Okri's The famished road -- The stalled sublime : J.M. Coetzee's Foe -- Conclusion : the political as tragic effect
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 205 p.
Isbn
9780230577558
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009013639
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o298778222
  • (OCoLC)298778222

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