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The Resource Eastern African literatures : towards an aesthetics of proximity, Russell West-Pavlov

Eastern African literatures : towards an aesthetics of proximity, Russell West-Pavlov

Label
Eastern African literatures : towards an aesthetics of proximity
Title
Eastern African literatures
Title remainder
towards an aesthetics of proximity
Statement of responsibility
Russell West-Pavlov
Creator
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The book offers an overview of Eastern African writing in English since the mid-twentieth century. It shows how 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
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Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
West-Pavlov, Russell
Dewey number
820.9/9676
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9340.5
LC item number
.W46 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Oxford studies in postcolonial literatures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • East African literature (English)
  • East African literature
  • East African literature
  • East African literature (English)
Label
Eastern African literatures : towards an aesthetics of proximity, Russell West-Pavlov
Instantiates
Publication
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: Towars an aesthetic of proximity. -- Part I: Territories: Coast -- Land -- Cities. -- Part II: Histories: Precolonial histories -- Colonial histories -- Postcolonial histories. -- Part III: Communities: Genders -- Migratory identities -- Eastern Africa in the Global South. -- Conclusion: Eastern African literary futures
Control code
1019613988
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xix, 219 pages
Isbn
9780198745723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1019613988
Label
Eastern African literatures : towards an aesthetics of proximity, Russell West-Pavlov
Publication
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: Towars an aesthetic of proximity. -- Part I: Territories: Coast -- Land -- Cities. -- Part II: Histories: Precolonial histories -- Colonial histories -- Postcolonial histories. -- Part III: Communities: Genders -- Migratory identities -- Eastern Africa in the Global South. -- Conclusion: Eastern African literary futures
Control code
1019613988
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xix, 219 pages
Isbn
9780198745723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1019613988

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