No Condition is Permanent: Nigerian Writing and the Struggle for Democracy

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Rodopi, 2001 - Literary Criticism - 374 pages
From the contents: Craig W. MCLUCKIE: Literary memoirs of the Nigerian civil war. - Werner SEDLAK: Soyinka's cultural activism: representations of detention in Madmen and specialists, The detainee, Season of anomy and The man died. - Onookome OKOME: The social crusade of Wole Soyinka. - Willfried F. FEUSER: Nothing puzzles God! Chinua Achebe's civil war stories.
 

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ތ CRAIG W MCLUCKIE
21
WERNER SEDLAK
41
Representations of Detention in Madmen
55
R BODE SOWANDE
73
R FESTUS IYAYI
83
R BIYI BANDELETHOMAS
91
NIYI OSUNDARE
97
R OBIWU
106
R NIYI OSUNDARE
131
Marketplace
161
R DAPO ADENIYI
209
R FEMI OSOFISAN
223
The Press and Politics in Nigeria since 1960 251
251
R LAI
265
R OHIOMA I Y POGOSON
283
R ISMAIL B GARBA
359

ތ OGAGA IFOWODU
115
R OBINA NWACHUKWU
121
R IDRIS O O AMALI
123
Notes for Contributors 1373
373
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