The Resource Strategic transformations in Nigerian writing : orality & history in the work of Rev. Samuel Johnson, Amos Tutuola, Wole Soyinka & Ben Okri, Ato Quayson

Strategic transformations in Nigerian writing : orality & history in the work of Rev. Samuel Johnson, Amos Tutuola, Wole Soyinka & Ben Okri, Ato Quayson

Label
Strategic transformations in Nigerian writing : orality & history in the work of Rev. Samuel Johnson, Amos Tutuola, Wole Soyinka & Ben Okri
Title
Strategic transformations in Nigerian writing
Title remainder
orality & history in the work of Rev. Samuel Johnson, Amos Tutuola, Wole Soyinka & Ben Okri
Statement of responsibility
Ato Quayson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quayson, Ato
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9387
LC item number
.Q39 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soyinka, Wole
  • Tutuola, Amos
  • Okri, Ben
  • Johnson, Samuel
  • Soyinka, Wole
  • Johnson, Samuel
  • Soyinka, Wole
  • Tutuola, Amos
  • Okri, Ben
  • Johnson, Samuel
  • Johnson, Samuel
  • Okri, Ben
  • Soyinka, Wole
  • Tutuola, Amos
  • Nigerian literature (English)
  • Literature and folklore
  • Literature and history
  • Yoruba (African people)
  • Historiography
  • Oral tradition
  • Littérature nigériane (anglaise)
  • Littérature et folklore
  • Littérature et histoire
  • Yorouba (Peuple d'Afrique)
  • Tradition orale
  • Art
  • Historiography
  • Literature and folklore
  • Literature and history
  • Nigerian literature (English)
  • Oral tradition
  • Yoruba (African people)
  • Literatura africana (história e crítica)
  • Literatur
  • Nigeria
  • Nigeria
  • Nigeria
Label
Strategic transformations in Nigerian writing : orality & history in the work of Rev. Samuel Johnson, Amos Tutuola, Wole Soyinka & Ben Okri, Ato Quayson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 166-176) 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
  • 5.
  • Narrative Through a Prism of Indigenous Beliefs: Examples from Ben Okri's Short Stories
  • 6.
  • Harvesting the Folkloric Intuition: The Famished Road
  • Appendix: 'Esoteric' Passages in The Famished Road
  • 7.
  • Conclusions & Reflections: Methods, Means & Meanings
  • 1.
  • Introduction: African Literature & the Question of Orality
  • 2.
  • Nutritive Junctures: Rev. Samuel Johnson & Yoruba Historiography
  • 3.
  • Treasures of an Opulent Fancy: Amos Tutuola & the Folktale Narrative
  • 4.
  • The Space of Transformations: Theory, Myth & Ritual in the Work of Wole Soyinka
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 180 pages
Isbn
9780253211484
Lccn
97010960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36549054
  • (OCoLC)ocm36549054
Label
Strategic transformations in Nigerian writing : orality & history in the work of Rev. Samuel Johnson, Amos Tutuola, Wole Soyinka & Ben Okri, Ato Quayson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 166-176) 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
  • 5.
  • Narrative Through a Prism of Indigenous Beliefs: Examples from Ben Okri's Short Stories
  • 6.
  • Harvesting the Folkloric Intuition: The Famished Road
  • Appendix: 'Esoteric' Passages in The Famished Road
  • 7.
  • Conclusions & Reflections: Methods, Means & Meanings
  • 1.
  • Introduction: African Literature & the Question of Orality
  • 2.
  • Nutritive Junctures: Rev. Samuel Johnson & Yoruba Historiography
  • 3.
  • Treasures of an Opulent Fancy: Amos Tutuola & the Folktale Narrative
  • 4.
  • The Space of Transformations: Theory, Myth & Ritual in the Work of Wole Soyinka
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 180 pages
Isbn
9780253211484
Lccn
97010960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36549054
  • (OCoLC)ocm36549054

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