The Resource Negotiating Afropolitanism : essays on borders and spaces in contemporary African literature and folklore, edited by Jennifer Wawrzinek and J.K.S. Makokha

Negotiating Afropolitanism : essays on borders and spaces in contemporary African literature and folklore, edited by Jennifer Wawrzinek and J.K.S. Makokha

Label
Negotiating Afropolitanism : essays on borders and spaces in contemporary African literature and folklore
Title
Negotiating Afropolitanism
Title remainder
essays on borders and spaces in contemporary African literature and folklore
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jennifer Wawrzinek and J.K.S. Makokha
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Negotiating Afropolitanism brings together scholars in African studies from across the world in order to critically examine the representations, transgressions, disruptions, and/or redrawings of borders and spaces in contemporary African literature, culture and folklore. The essays collected here offer innovative and fresh critical perspectives on postcolonial themes within contemporary Africa. Individually they investigate such themes as identity, diaspora, hybridity, translation, the space between, textual frontiers, translocation and multilocalities, migration, nomadology, polylingualism, a
Member of
Cataloging source
SNK
Dewey number
809.8896
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL8011
LC item number
.N44 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Internationale Forschungen zur allgemeinen und vergleichenden Literaturwissenschaft
Series volume
146
Label
Negotiating Afropolitanism : essays on borders and spaces in contemporary African literature and folklore, edited by Jennifer Wawrzinek and J.K.S. Makokha
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Border crossings, precarity, syncretism -- pt. 2. Dissidence, absence, transgression -- pt. 3. Unhomeliness, diasporic narration, heterotopia -- pt. 4. Language, borders, spaces
Control code
ocn712995716
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (371 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789042032224
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26639488
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)712995716
  • pebcs9042032227

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