Discusses the literature of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Leila Aboulela, Biyi Bandele, Moses Isegawa, and Jamal Mahjoub.Fanon was prophetic in his cautions, given how fashionable the so-called linguistic turn, the focus on texts and tropes, has become. Harsh historical truths have been buried under infinite mediations, stories and representations. By contrast, this study has ... This we saw it do as much by the music and texture of words as by returning the figurative, when it is potentially a#39;toxica#39;, to its literal, material functionanbsp;...
|Title||:||A New Generation of African Writers|
|Publisher||:||Boydell & Brewer Ltd - 2013|