Gender in Achebe's Literary World and the Francophone African Literary Touch
GRIN Verlag, 2011 - 112 pages
Research paper from the year 2011 in the subject Literature - Africa, course: AFRICAN LITERATURE/ AFRICAN STUDIES, language: English, abstract: Feminism takes different dimensions: the men haters who are the extremists and the moderates who seek for dialogue between the genders for mutual benefits. Among the extremists are Julia Kristera. She calls for a non-sexist language. Jucie lrigaray's thesis was her medium of launching attacks against freud's light/darkness imagery. This work titled speculum de l'autre femme (speculum of the other woman) brought her expulsion from Lacan's Ecole Freudienne at Vincennes. Helene Cixous took men on the sexist binary opposition. [...]
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Achebe tries ACHEBE’S LITERARY Achebe’s world African culture African Literature African society African women African writers Ahmadou Kourouma Aime Cesaire Akueke Alioum Fantoure Aminata Sow Fall Anthills AOTS Arrow Arrow of God artistic avait beat Beatrice C’est Camara Laye cassava Cercle des Tropiques character Chielo Chika child Chinua Achebe clan Cocoyams colonial colonialists daughter earth goddess Egwugwu Ekwefi enfants Ezeulu Ezinma father female feminist femme fictive world Francophone African gender girl Guelwaar Guignane husband Igbo language Ikemefuna Joseph Conrad kola-nut L’enfant noir LCDT liberer longer at Ease Loti’s magic male marriage married matchet Mayalan Mbaino narrator neighbours Nigeria NLAE novel Nwoye Nwoye’s mother Obierika Obika Okonkwo Okperi oppressed Oracle political polygamous protagonist religious roles s’il segregation socio-political spiritual Things Fall town’s Umuada Umuaro Umuofia Unoka Uzowulu village warrant chief white man’s wife wives woman women in Achebe’s yams Yande