The Resource Rethinking eastern African literary and intellectual landscapes, edited by James Ogude, Grace A. Musila and Dina Ligaga

Rethinking eastern African literary and intellectual landscapes, edited by James Ogude, Grace A. Musila and Dina Ligaga

Label
Rethinking eastern African literary and intellectual landscapes
Title
Rethinking eastern African literary and intellectual landscapes
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Ogude, Grace A. Musila and Dina Ligaga
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9340.5
LC item number
.R48 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ogude, James
  • Musila, Grace A
  • Ligaga, Dina
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • East African literature (English)
  • East African literature
  • East African literature
  • East African literature (English)
  • Intellectual life
  • Englisch
  • Literatur
  • Kultur
  • Geistesleben
  • Literatur
  • Englisch
  • Afrikanische Sprachen
  • Africa, East
  • Africa, East
  • Ostafrika
  • Ostafrika
Label
Rethinking eastern African literary and intellectual landscapes, edited by James Ogude, Grace A. Musila and Dina Ligaga
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The emergence of local patronages and intellectual traditions in post-independence East Africa: nativism or a critique of difference and universalism? / James Ogude -- Kwani? and the imaginations around re-invention of art and culture in Kenya / Tom Odhiambo -- The popular periodical and the politics of knowledge production: locating Jahazi / Garnette Oluoch-Olunya -- Intervention theatre traditions in East Africa and the paradox of patronage / Christopher Joseph Odhiambo -- Theorising craft: reading the creative through the critical in the works of Okot p'Bitek and Ngugi wa Thiong'o / Susan N. Kiguli -- Heirs of tradition or veiled anxieties? Romance, sex, and marriage in contemporary Ugandan women's short stories / Lynda Gichanda Spencer -- Reconstruction of the subject and society in Nuruddin Farah's Links and Knots / Fatima Fiona Moolla -- Post-colonial prison and colonial violence in Ngugi wa Thiong'o's Detained / Isaac Ndlovu -- Influence of Mashairi tradition on contemporary East African poetry in English / Edwin Mosoti -- The place and thematic function of a panegyric in Swahili society: the case of Sufi al-Busiri's Kasida ya Hamziyyah / Tom Olali -- Shifting paradigms: the Indian Ocean world in Adbulra-zak Gurnah's Paradise and Desertion / Maria Olaussen -- Farms in Africa: wildlife tourism, conservation and whiteness in postcolonial Kenya / Grace A. Musila -- Gender affirmation or racial loyalties? Women and the domestication of history in Neera Kapur-Dromson's From Jhelum to Tana / Godwin Siundu -- The serious people of "Raha": the politics in the ethnic stereotyping of the Luo in Okatch Biggy's Benga / Tom M. Mboya -- From dansi to bongo flava. Popular music and politics in Tanzania, 1955-2005 / Maria Suriano -- The cost and reward of manhood: the practice of imbalu ritual among the Bagisu / Dominic Dipio -- (Re)producing nationalism in everyday life: a critical reading of official national narratives in Kenyan radio drama / Dina Ligaga -- Adjudicating the court system through drama: an examination of Vioja mahakamani's role on Kenyan television / Fred Mbogo -- Kenya's diasporic cyber 'publics' and the 'virtual' negotiation of identities: exploring the disjunctures and conjunctures / George Ogola
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxvi, 424 pages
Isbn
9781592218868
Isbn Type
(softcover-13 : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011044069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)761196036
  • (OCoLC)ocn761196036
Label
Rethinking eastern African literary and intellectual landscapes, edited by James Ogude, Grace A. Musila and Dina Ligaga
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The emergence of local patronages and intellectual traditions in post-independence East Africa: nativism or a critique of difference and universalism? / James Ogude -- Kwani? and the imaginations around re-invention of art and culture in Kenya / Tom Odhiambo -- The popular periodical and the politics of knowledge production: locating Jahazi / Garnette Oluoch-Olunya -- Intervention theatre traditions in East Africa and the paradox of patronage / Christopher Joseph Odhiambo -- Theorising craft: reading the creative through the critical in the works of Okot p'Bitek and Ngugi wa Thiong'o / Susan N. Kiguli -- Heirs of tradition or veiled anxieties? Romance, sex, and marriage in contemporary Ugandan women's short stories / Lynda Gichanda Spencer -- Reconstruction of the subject and society in Nuruddin Farah's Links and Knots / Fatima Fiona Moolla -- Post-colonial prison and colonial violence in Ngugi wa Thiong'o's Detained / Isaac Ndlovu -- Influence of Mashairi tradition on contemporary East African poetry in English / Edwin Mosoti -- The place and thematic function of a panegyric in Swahili society: the case of Sufi al-Busiri's Kasida ya Hamziyyah / Tom Olali -- Shifting paradigms: the Indian Ocean world in Adbulra-zak Gurnah's Paradise and Desertion / Maria Olaussen -- Farms in Africa: wildlife tourism, conservation and whiteness in postcolonial Kenya / Grace A. Musila -- Gender affirmation or racial loyalties? Women and the domestication of history in Neera Kapur-Dromson's From Jhelum to Tana / Godwin Siundu -- The serious people of "Raha": the politics in the ethnic stereotyping of the Luo in Okatch Biggy's Benga / Tom M. Mboya -- From dansi to bongo flava. Popular music and politics in Tanzania, 1955-2005 / Maria Suriano -- The cost and reward of manhood: the practice of imbalu ritual among the Bagisu / Dominic Dipio -- (Re)producing nationalism in everyday life: a critical reading of official national narratives in Kenyan radio drama / Dina Ligaga -- Adjudicating the court system through drama: an examination of Vioja mahakamani's role on Kenyan television / Fred Mbogo -- Kenya's diasporic cyber 'publics' and the 'virtual' negotiation of identities: exploring the disjunctures and conjunctures / George Ogola
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxvi, 424 pages
Isbn
9781592218868
Isbn Type
(softcover-13 : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011044069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)761196036
  • (OCoLC)ocn761196036

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