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Postcolonialism in the wake of the Nairobi revolution

Apollo Obonyo Amoko

Postcolonialism in the wake of the Nairobi revolution

Ngugi wa Thiong"o and the idea of African literature

by Apollo Obonyo Amoko

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African literature,
  • Nationalism and literature,
  • Influence,
  • History and criticism,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • In literature,
  • Postcolonialism in literature,
  • Postcolonialism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-196) and index.

    StatementApollo Obonyo Amoko
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9381.9.N45 Z49 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 204 p. ;
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25572599M
    ISBN 100230105467
    ISBN 109780230105461
    LC Control Number2010008771
    OCLC/WorldCa515439851

    Notable works. One of the best known pieces of Kenyan literature is Utendi wa Tambuka, which translates to The Story of n by a man named Mwengo at the court of the Sultan of Pate, the epic poem is one of the earliest known documents in Swahili, being written in the year of the Islamic calendar, or AD.. Thiong'o's first novel, Weep Not, Child, was the first novel in. This article treats the various aspects of the resistance mechanisms devised by Ngugi wa Thiongo in order to empower the African women in a male-dominated society. The article shows the wrongs to which women are subjected such as polygamy and wife-beating and analyses Ngugi's firm belief that change is a gradual process as reflected in the novels subject of study.

    POSTCOLONIALISM IN THE WAKE OF THE NAIROBI REVOLUTION NGUGI WA THIONG'O AND THE IDEA OF AFRICAN LITERATURE Apollo Obonyo Amoko palgrave macmillan. CONTENTS Acknowledgments ix Introduction: Pitfalls of Postcolonial Intellectual Consciousness: African Literature in the Wake of the Nairobi Revolution 1 1 Early Fictions of School Culture: The River. Postcolonial theory was part of the ,with the orientalism of Edward Said. In his book Orientalism(). Postcolonialism in the Wake of the Nairobi Revolution_ Ngugi Wa Thiong'o and the Idea of African Literature (, Palgrave Macmillan) Uploaded by. Tseke.

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Amoko analyzes the relationship between such institutions of literature and the processes of nationalist legitimization and between colonial and postcolonial school cultures and national cultures. Introduction: pitfalls of postcolonial intellectual consciousness: African literature in the wake of the Nairobi revolution Early fictions of school culture: The river between and Weep not, child Later fictions of school culture: Petals of blood and Devil on the cross.

This work examines both the emergence of African literature and its institutionalization within nationalist African academies. Amoko analyzes the relationship between such institutions of literature and the processes of nationalist legitimization and between colonial and postcolonial school cultures and national cultures.

Of particular interest is Ngugi wa Thiong'o, a paradigmatic postcolonial. Postcolonialism in the wake of the Nairobi revolution: Ngugi wa Thiong'o and the idea of African literature.

African Literature in the Wake of the Nairobi Revolution Early Fictions of School Culture: The River Between and Weep Not, Child: This book examines the emergence of modern African literature both as a creative practice and an. |a Postcolonialism in the wake of the Nairobi revolution: |b Ngugi wa Thiong'o and the idea of African literature / |c Apollo Obonyo Amoko.

|a 1st ed. |a New York: |b Palgrave Macmillan, |c |a xi, p. ; |c 22 cm. |a Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Type Book Author(s) Apollo Obonyo Amoko Date Publisher Palgrave Macmillan Pub place Basingstoke ISBN. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Introduction: pitfalls of postcolonial intellectual consciousness: African literature in the wake of the Nairobi revolution --Early fictions of school culture: The river between and Weep not, child --Later fictions of school culture: Petals of blood and Devil on the cross --The theaters of.

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