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Author Zegeye, Abebe.

Title Close to the sources : essays on contemporary African culture, politics, and academy / by Abebe Zegeye and Maurice Vambe
Published New York : Routledge, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 172 pages)
Series Routledge African studies ; 5
Routledge African studies ; 5
Contents Introduction: The assault on African cultures -- Notes on theorising Black diaspora in Africa -- On the postcolony and the vulgarisation of political criticism -- Rethinking the epistemic conditions of genocide in Africa -- African indigenous knowledge systems -- Knowledge production and publishing in Africa -- Amilcar Cabral : national liberation as the basis of Africa's renaissances -- Amilcar Cabral and the fortunes of African literature -- Perspectives on Africanising educational curricula in Africa -- Voices from the fringes : some reflections on postcolonial South African writings
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-168) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cabral, Amílcar, 1924-1973.
Cabral, Amílcar, 1924-1973
African literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
African literature -- 21st century -- History and criticism
Education -- Africa -- History -- 20th century
Education -- Africa -- History -- 21st century
Postcolonialism -- Africa.
African literature.
HISTORY -- General.
Intellectual life.
Politics and government
Africa -- Civilization -- 20th century.
Africa -- Civilization -- 21st century
Africa -- Intellectual life
Africa -- Politics and government -- 1960-
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Vambe, Maurice Taonezvi.
LC no. 2011006085
ISBN 0203807073