The Resource The epic in Africa : toward a poetics of the oral performance, Isidore Okpewho

The epic in Africa : toward a poetics of the oral performance, Isidore Okpewho

Label
The epic in Africa : toward a poetics of the oral performance
Title
The epic in Africa
Title remainder
toward a poetics of the oral performance
Statement of responsibility
Isidore Okpewho
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Okpewho, Isidore
Index
index present
LC call number
PL8010.4
LC item number
.O38
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epic poetry, African
  • Folk songs
  • Oral tradition
  • Poésie épique africaine
  • Chansons folkloriques
  • Tradition orale
  • Epic poetry, African
  • Folk songs
  • Oral tradition
  • Epos
  • Mündliche Überlieferung
  • Mündliche Literatur
  • Africa
  • Afrika
  • Schwarzafrika
Label
The epic in Africa : toward a poetics of the oral performance, Isidore Okpewho
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [271]-279
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An introduction to traditional African art -- The resources of the oral epic -- The hero: his image and his relevance -- On form and structure -- Elements of the oral narrative style
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvii, 288 pages
Isbn
9780231044004
Lccn
78012893
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04194578
  • (OCoLC)ocm04194578
Label
The epic in Africa : toward a poetics of the oral performance, Isidore Okpewho
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [271]-279
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An introduction to traditional African art -- The resources of the oral epic -- The hero: his image and his relevance -- On form and structure -- Elements of the oral narrative style
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvii, 288 pages
Isbn
9780231044004
Lccn
78012893
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04194578
  • (OCoLC)ocm04194578

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