Literature and Society in Modern Africa: Essays on Literature

Peter Nazareth

Kenya Literature Bureau

Literature and Society in Modern Africa: Essays on Literature

Peter Nazareth, already known for his brilliant novel "In A Brown Mantle" (EALB 1972), now comes out with comprehensive essays on Literary criticism.
This collection of essays includes critical writings on Ngugi, Okello Oculi, Barbara Kimenye, Carlin, Mangua, Rubadiri, Soyinka, Naipaul and Conrad. And like all worthwhile criticism, these authors are not treated in isolation but by a comparative style, various other authors are brpught in at every point of relevance.
These essays declare the essence of commitment without losing sight of the value of the uncommitted writed.

Creation date: 2015-10-15

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