The Resource Research on Wole Soyinka, edited by James Gibbs & Bernth Lindfors

Research on Wole Soyinka, edited by James Gibbs & Bernth Lindfors

Label
Research on Wole Soyinka
Title
Research on Wole Soyinka
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Gibbs & Bernth Lindfors
Title variation
Wole Soyinka
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
ICO
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9387.9.S6
LC item number
Z78 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gibbs, James
  • Lindfors, Bernth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soyinka, Wole
  • Soyinka, Wole
  • Soyinka, Wole
  • Literatura africana
Label
Research on Wole Soyinka, edited by James Gibbs & Bernth Lindfors
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Most of the articles in this volume were originally published in 'Research in African literature'"--P. ix
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 353-354) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Linguistic function and literary style: an inquiry into the language of Wole Soyinka's The road / Akpofure Oduaran -- The stylistic function of pidgin English in African literature: Achebe and Soyinka / Tony Obilade -- Wole Soyinka and the horses of speech / Bernth Lindfors -- "A storyteller on the Gbohun-Gbohun": an analysis of Wole Soyinka's Three Johnny stories / James Gibbs -- The masks hatched out / James Gibbs -- Metaphor as basis of form in Soyinka's drama / R̓opo Sekoni -- Four alternative endings to Wole Soyinka's A dance of the forests / Robert Fraser -- The last bridge on The road: Soyinka's rage and compassion / Robert M. Wren -- A Nigerian vision of a Greek classic: Soyinka's transformation of The Bacchae / Norma Bishop -- Self-sacrifice and human sacrifice in Soyinka's Death and the king's horseman / James Booth -- Begging questions in Wole Soyinka's Opera Wonyosi / Bernth Lindfors -- The voice and viewpoint of the poet in Wole Soyinka's "Four archetypes" / Tanure Ojaide -- Myth, metaphor, and syntax in Soyinka's poetry / James Booth -- Equivalent structures in Soyinka's poetry: toward a linguistic methodology in African poetry criticism / Sunday O. Anozie -- "To dare transition": Ogun as Touchstone in Wole Soyinka's The interpreters / Kathleen Morrison -- Tear the painted masks. Join the poison stains: a preliminary study of Wole Soyinka's writings for the Nigerian press / James Gibbs -- Soyinka as a literary critic / Obiajuru Maduakor -- The "communalistic" African and the "individualistic" Westerner: some comments on misleading generalizations in Western criticism of Soyinka and Achebe / J.Z. Kronenfeld -- "Larsony" with a difference: an examination of a paragraph from Toward the decolonization of African literature / James Gibbs -- Gibb's gibberish / Chinweizu, Onwuchekwa Jemie, Ihechukwu Madubuike -- Beating the White Man at his own game: Nigerian reactions to the 1986 Nobel Prize in Literature / Bernth Lindfors
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 372 pages
Isbn
9780865432192
Isbn Type
(paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)27732025
  • (OCoLC)ocm27732025
Label
Research on Wole Soyinka, edited by James Gibbs & Bernth Lindfors
Publication
Note
"Most of the articles in this volume were originally published in 'Research in African literature'"--P. ix
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 353-354) 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
Linguistic function and literary style: an inquiry into the language of Wole Soyinka's The road / Akpofure Oduaran -- The stylistic function of pidgin English in African literature: Achebe and Soyinka / Tony Obilade -- Wole Soyinka and the horses of speech / Bernth Lindfors -- "A storyteller on the Gbohun-Gbohun": an analysis of Wole Soyinka's Three Johnny stories / James Gibbs -- The masks hatched out / James Gibbs -- Metaphor as basis of form in Soyinka's drama / R̓opo Sekoni -- Four alternative endings to Wole Soyinka's A dance of the forests / Robert Fraser -- The last bridge on The road: Soyinka's rage and compassion / Robert M. Wren -- A Nigerian vision of a Greek classic: Soyinka's transformation of The Bacchae / Norma Bishop -- Self-sacrifice and human sacrifice in Soyinka's Death and the king's horseman / James Booth -- Begging questions in Wole Soyinka's Opera Wonyosi / Bernth Lindfors -- The voice and viewpoint of the poet in Wole Soyinka's "Four archetypes" / Tanure Ojaide -- Myth, metaphor, and syntax in Soyinka's poetry / James Booth -- Equivalent structures in Soyinka's poetry: toward a linguistic methodology in African poetry criticism / Sunday O. Anozie -- "To dare transition": Ogun as Touchstone in Wole Soyinka's The interpreters / Kathleen Morrison -- Tear the painted masks. Join the poison stains: a preliminary study of Wole Soyinka's writings for the Nigerian press / James Gibbs -- Soyinka as a literary critic / Obiajuru Maduakor -- The "communalistic" African and the "individualistic" Westerner: some comments on misleading generalizations in Western criticism of Soyinka and Achebe / J.Z. Kronenfeld -- "Larsony" with a difference: an examination of a paragraph from Toward the decolonization of African literature / James Gibbs -- Gibb's gibberish / Chinweizu, Onwuchekwa Jemie, Ihechukwu Madubuike -- Beating the White Man at his own game: Nigerian reactions to the 1986 Nobel Prize in Literature / Bernth Lindfors
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 372 pages
Isbn
9780865432192
Isbn Type
(paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)27732025
  • (OCoLC)ocm27732025

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