• Sign In
  • Help
  • My Basket0
African Egalitarian Values and Indigenous Genres: A Comparative Approach to the Functional and Contextual Studies of Oromo National Literature in a Contemporary Perspective - African Languages - African Literatures - Langues Africaines - Litterat 5 (Paperback)
  • African Egalitarian Values and Indigenous Genres: A Comparative Approach to the Functional and Contextual Studies of Oromo National Literature in a Contemporary Perspective - African Languages - African Literatures - Langues Africaines - Litterat 5 (Paperback)
zoom

African Egalitarian Values and Indigenous Genres: A Comparative Approach to the Functional and Contextual Studies of Oromo National Literature in a Contemporary Perspective - African Languages - African Literatures - Langues Africaines - Litterat 5 (Paperback)

(author)
£35.95
Paperback Published: 10/10/2012
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 2 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

This comparative literary study provides intriguing social and political issues and discusses the African sense of national identity, patriotism, and egalitarian ideals in stylistic terms. The book examines universal concerns and new trends in national literature with reference to academic discourse, aesthetic quality, the discovery of new ideas, and layers of poetic meanings. The indigenous genres are placed in a New Historicist context to show the way the literary landscape, cultural, political, and historical relationships are configured through foregrounding intellectual correlations. These combinations are empirically analyzed in terms of pre-modern, post-modern, and post-colonial events. (Series: African Languages - African Literatures. Langues Africaines - Litteratures Africaines - Vol. 5)

Publisher: Lit Verlag
ISBN: 9783643902337
Weight: 482 g
Dimensions: 210 x 148 mm

You may also be interested in...

Jane Austen
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Nicholas Nickleby
Added to basket
Shakespeare
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
Macbeth
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Six Poets: Hardy to Larkin
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
The Seven Basic Plots
Added to basket
Birthday Letters
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Added to basket
The Mighty Dead
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
"A Doll's House"
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Beowulf
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
The Odyssey
Added to basket
£14.99
Paperback
Hamlet
Added to basket
£7.99
Paperback
A Moveable Feast
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.49
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.