Childhood in African Literature: A Review

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Africa World Press, 1998 - Literary Criticism - 150 pages
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This issues examines linguistic, literary, gender generation issues in both autobiographies i and fictional treatments of childhood in the works of Camara Laye, Wole Soyinka, Mongo Bell, Chinua Achebe, Chukwuemeka Ike, Ben Okri, Zaynab Alkali, Buchi Emecheta, Tsitsi Dangarembga, Athol Fugard and Isaac Mogotsi.
 

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Contents

Section 1
7
Section 2
11
Section 3
23
Section 4
45
Section 5
69
Section 6
87
Section 7
107
Section 8
141
Section 12
219
Section 13
233
Section 14
235
Section 15
237
Section 16
8
Section 17
28
Section 18
43
Section 19
68

Section 9
184
Section 10
187
Section 11
205
Section 20
111
Section 21
144
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Marjorie Jones is the author of "The Jewel and the Sword" and "The Lighthorseman." She is the recipient of the Isolde Carlson Award for Excellence in Writing and was named the 2005 Utah Writer of the Year. She lives in Price, Utah.

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