The Resource Decolonising the mind : the politics of language in African literature, Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo

Decolonising the mind : the politics of language in African literature, Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo

Label
Decolonising the mind : the politics of language in African literature
Title
Decolonising the mind
Title remainder
the politics of language in African literature
Statement of responsibility
Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Afro-European' - the literature written by Africans in European languages - may come to be seen as part and parcel of the uneasy period between colonialism and full independence, a period equally reflected in the continent's political instability. This book presents the arguments for using African language and forms
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo
Index
index present
LC call number
PL8010
LC item number
.N48 1986
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African literature
  • African literature
  • Language and languages
  • Literatur
  • Sprache
  • Sprachpolitik
  • Sprachpolitik
  • Literatur
  • Sprache
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Subsaharisches Afrika
  • Schwarzafrika
Label
Decolonising the mind : the politics of language in African literature, Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Towards the universal language of struggle -- The language of African literature -- The language of African theatre -- The language of African fiction -- The quest for relevance
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 114 pages
Isbn
9780435080167
Lccn
86004683
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)13333403
Label
Decolonising the mind : the politics of language in African literature, Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Towards the universal language of struggle -- The language of African literature -- The language of African theatre -- The language of African fiction -- The quest for relevance
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 114 pages
Isbn
9780435080167
Lccn
86004683
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)13333403

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