Item description for Iba. Essays on African Literature in Honour of Oyin Ogunba by Kwesi Kwaa Prah...
This Festschrift, containing twenty-two essays by African scholars of African literature, is published as a tribute to Oyin Gunba, a renowned scholar of African literature, specifically oral literature and drama. The contributors include Femi Osofisan, Ahmed Yerima, Ayo Kehinde and Niyi Osundare. Some subjects broached are the development of a cultural economy in Africa; the early plays of Osofisan; language and identity in African drama; cross-cultural engagement in Remi Raji's travel poetry; classifying Yoruba oral poetry; and Yoruba cultural nationalism.
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Studio: Obafemi Awolowo Univ. Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10" Width: 7.01" Height: 0.59" Weight: 1.11 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2003
Publisher Obafemi Awolowo Univ. Press
ISBN 9781361360 ISBN13 9789781361364
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More About Kwesi Kwaa Prah
Prah is professor of Sociology at the University of the Western Cape in South Africa.
Kwesi Kwaa Prah has an academic affiliation as follows - Centre for Advanced Studies of African Society (CASAS), South Africa.