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The Resource Imaginary spaces of power in Sub-Saharan literatures and films, edited by Alix Mazuet

Imaginary spaces of power in Sub-Saharan literatures and films, edited by Alix Mazuet

Label
Imaginary spaces of power in Sub-Saharan literatures and films
Title
Imaginary spaces of power in Sub-Saharan literatures and films
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alix Mazuet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
This collection of essays is unlike others in the field of African studies, for it is based on three very precisely delineated focal points: a particular geographical region, the sub-Sahara; specific modes of cultural production, literature and cinema; a concentration on works of French expression. This three-fold approach to exploring the relationships between power and culture in a non-Western environment greatly contributes to making this book unique from a variety of perspectives: African ..
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
U840
Index
index present
Language note
In English; preface and chapter four in French
LC call number
PQ3980
LC item number
.I434 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mazuet, Alix
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African literature (French)
  • Motion pictures
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Postcolonialism
  • Power (Philosophy) in literature
  • Clothing and dress
  • Film theory & criticism
  • Literary studies: post-colonial literature
  • Colonialism & imperialism
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • African literature (French)
  • Civilization
  • Clothing and dress
  • Motion pictures
  • Postcolonialism
  • Power (Philosophy) in literature
  • Sub-Saharan Africa
Label
Imaginary spaces of power in Sub-Saharan literatures and films, edited by Alix Mazuet
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Alexie Tcheuyap -- Introduction / Alix Mazuet and Lifongo Vitende -- Tradition, Modernity, and the Third Term of Binary Oppositions in Ken Bugal's Riwan ou le chemin de sable / Alix Mazuet -- Power and the Aesthetic of the Novel in Francophone Africa: The Example of Ahmadou Kourouma / Etienne-Marie Lassi, translated by Jeff Fuller -- Tragedy, Power and Gender in Fanta Régina Nacro's La Nuit de la vérité / Catherine Webster -- Costume et pouvoir: la fonction commitatoire de vêtement dans la politique post-coloniale en Afrique / Benjamin Ngong -- Spaces of Power in Academic Cultures / Alix Mazuet -- Contributors -- Index
Control code
823577647
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 159 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299645905
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781443839464
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823577647
Label
Imaginary spaces of power in Sub-Saharan literatures and films, edited by Alix Mazuet
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface / Alexie Tcheuyap -- Introduction / Alix Mazuet and Lifongo Vitende -- Tradition, Modernity, and the Third Term of Binary Oppositions in Ken Bugal's Riwan ou le chemin de sable / Alix Mazuet -- Power and the Aesthetic of the Novel in Francophone Africa: The Example of Ahmadou Kourouma / Etienne-Marie Lassi, translated by Jeff Fuller -- Tragedy, Power and Gender in Fanta Régina Nacro's La Nuit de la vérité / Catherine Webster -- Costume et pouvoir: la fonction commitatoire de vêtement dans la politique post-coloniale en Afrique / Benjamin Ngong -- Spaces of Power in Academic Cultures / Alix Mazuet -- Contributors -- Index
Control code
823577647
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 159 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299645905
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781443839464
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823577647

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