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The Resource African migration narratives : politics, race, and space, edited by Cajetan Iheka and Jack Taylor

African migration narratives : politics, race, and space, edited by Cajetan Iheka and Jack Taylor

Label
African migration narratives : politics, race, and space
Title
African migration narratives
Title remainder
politics, race, and space
Statement of responsibility
edited by Cajetan Iheka and Jack Taylor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the representations of migration in African literature, film, and other visual media, with an eye to the stylistic features of these works as well as their contributions to debates on migration--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
Dewey number
700/.45296
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT16.5
LC item number
.A344 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Iheka, Cajetan Nwabueze
  • Taylor, Jack
Series statement
Rochester studies in African history and the diaspora
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African diaspora
  • African diaspora in literature
  • Africans in motion pictures
  • Africans
  • Return migration
  • Return migration in literature
  • Return migration in motion pictures
  • African diaspora
  • African diaspora in literature
  • Africans in motion pictures
  • Africans
  • Return migration
  • Return migration in literature
  • Return migration in motion pictures
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • poetry
  • migration
  • diasporas
  • films
  • illegal migration
  • Nollywood
  • filmmakers
  • novels
  • return migration
  • literature
Label
African migration narratives : politics, race, and space, edited by Cajetan Iheka and Jack Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The migration turn in African cultural productions / Cajetan Iheka and Jack Taylor -- African migration on the screen : films of migration -- Harragas, global subjects, and failed deterritorializations : the tragedies of illegal Mediterranean crossings in Maghrebi cinema / Vaĺerie K. Orlando -- Nollywood comedies and visa lotteries : welfare states, borders, and migration as random invitation / Matthew H. Brown -- Accented cinema : the context of Nollywood / Babatunde Onikoyi -- Migrations and representations : the cinema of Griot Dani Kouyat? / Daniela Ricci -- Forgotten diasporas : Lusophone and Indian diasporas -- Mami Wata, migrations, and miscegenation : transculturalism in Jośe Eduardo Agualusa, Mia Couto, and Germano Almeida / Niyi Afolabi -- Poor migrant : poverty and striving in Nadine Gordimer's July's people and The pickup / S. Shankar -- Reimaging Blackness in a hybridized and racialized space : the visual landscapes of the Peruvian district of El Carmen, Chincha / Gilbert Shang Ndi -- Migration against the grain : narratives of return -- Reading space, subjectivity, and form in the twenty-first-century narrative of return / Madhu Krishnan -- Looking for Transwonderland : Noo Saro-Wiwa's Migration of the heart / Toni Pressley-Sanon -- The literary circulation of Teju Cole's Every day is for the thief / Connor Ryan -- Speculative migration and the project of futurity in Sylvestre Amoussou's Africa paradis / MaryEllen (Ellie) Higgins -- Migration and difference : indigeneity, race, religion, and poetry at the margins -- Monkeys from hell, Toubabs in Africa / Kenneth W. Harrow -- Mapping "sacred" space in Leila Aboulela's The translator and Minaret / Andrew H. Armstrong -- Waris Dirie, FGM, and the authentic voice / John C. Hawley -- Esiaba Irobi : poetry at the margins / Isidore Diala
Control code
1056202582
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 310 pages
Isbn
9781580469340
Lccn
2018047468
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40028738022
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1056202582
Label
African migration narratives : politics, race, and space, edited by Cajetan Iheka and Jack Taylor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The migration turn in African cultural productions / Cajetan Iheka and Jack Taylor -- African migration on the screen : films of migration -- Harragas, global subjects, and failed deterritorializations : the tragedies of illegal Mediterranean crossings in Maghrebi cinema / Vaĺerie K. Orlando -- Nollywood comedies and visa lotteries : welfare states, borders, and migration as random invitation / Matthew H. Brown -- Accented cinema : the context of Nollywood / Babatunde Onikoyi -- Migrations and representations : the cinema of Griot Dani Kouyat? / Daniela Ricci -- Forgotten diasporas : Lusophone and Indian diasporas -- Mami Wata, migrations, and miscegenation : transculturalism in Jośe Eduardo Agualusa, Mia Couto, and Germano Almeida / Niyi Afolabi -- Poor migrant : poverty and striving in Nadine Gordimer's July's people and The pickup / S. Shankar -- Reimaging Blackness in a hybridized and racialized space : the visual landscapes of the Peruvian district of El Carmen, Chincha / Gilbert Shang Ndi -- Migration against the grain : narratives of return -- Reading space, subjectivity, and form in the twenty-first-century narrative of return / Madhu Krishnan -- Looking for Transwonderland : Noo Saro-Wiwa's Migration of the heart / Toni Pressley-Sanon -- The literary circulation of Teju Cole's Every day is for the thief / Connor Ryan -- Speculative migration and the project of futurity in Sylvestre Amoussou's Africa paradis / MaryEllen (Ellie) Higgins -- Migration and difference : indigeneity, race, religion, and poetry at the margins -- Monkeys from hell, Toubabs in Africa / Kenneth W. Harrow -- Mapping "sacred" space in Leila Aboulela's The translator and Minaret / Andrew H. Armstrong -- Waris Dirie, FGM, and the authentic voice / John C. Hawley -- Esiaba Irobi : poetry at the margins / Isidore Diala
Control code
1056202582
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 310 pages
Isbn
9781580469340
Lccn
2018047468
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40028738022
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1056202582

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