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Gods and soldiers : the Penguin anthology of contemporary African writing, edited by Rob Spillman

Label
Gods and soldiers : the Penguin anthology of contemporary African writing
Title
Gods and soldiers
Title remainder
the Penguin anthology of contemporary African writing
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rob Spillman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ara
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.8/9960904
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
mixed forms
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Spillman, Rob
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  • African literature
  • African literature (English)
Label
Gods and soldiers : the Penguin anthology of contemporary African writing, edited by Rob Spillman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • from Becoming Abigail
  • Chris Abani (Nigeria)
  • "Voice of America"
  • E.C. Osondu (Nigeria)
  • from Half of a yellow sun
  • Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Nigeria) --
  • West Africa. Nonfiction.
  • "The African writer and the English language"
  • Chinua Achebe (Nigeria)
  • Fiction.
  • "Lomba"
  • Helon Habila (Nigeria)
  • "The manhood test"
  • Mohammed Naseehu Ali (Ghana)
  • from Murambi, the book of bones
  • Boubacar Boris Diop (Senegal) --
  • Francophone Africa. Nonfiction.
  • "The Senghor complex"
  • Patrice Nganang (Cameroon)
  • Fiction.
  • from Broken glass
  • Alain Mabanckou (Republic of Congo)
  • from The belly of the Atlantic
  • Fatou Diome (Senegal)
  • from The star of Algiers
  • Aziz Chouaki (Algeria)
  • "Souvenirs"
  • Leila Aboulela (Sudan) --
  • North Africa. Nonfiction.
  • "The politics of reading"
  • Laila Lalami (Morocco)
  • Fiction.
  • from Woman at point zero
  • Nawal El Saadawi (Egypt)
  • from The butcher's aesthetics
  • Mohamed Magani (Algeria)
  • from Knots
  • Nuruddin Farah (Somalia)
  • from The united states of Africa
  • Abdourahman A. Waberi (Djibouti) --
  • East Africa: Nonfiction.
  • from Discovering home
  • Binyavanga Wainaina (Kenya)
  • Fiction.
  • from Wizard of the crow
  • Ngūgī wa Thiong'o (Kenya)
  • "Christianity killed the cat"
  • Doreen Baingana (Uganda)
  • Former Portuguese Colonies. Nonfiction.
  • "Languages we don't know we know"
  • Mia Couto (Mozambique)
  • Fiction.
  • "Dragonfly"
  • Ondjaki (Angola)
  • from The book of chameleons
  • José Eduardo Agualusa (Angola) --
  • "A beneficiary"
  • Nadine Gordimer (South Africa)"
  • from Agaat
  • Marlene van Niekerk (South Africa)
  • from Ways of dying
  • Zakes Mda (South Africa)
  • "The whites only bench"
  • Ivan Vladislavić (South Africa)
  • Southern Africa. Nonfiction.
  • "The memoirs of Breyten Breytenbach"
  • J.M. Coetzee (South Africa)
  • Fiction.
  • "Dead swimmers"
  • Yvonne Vera (Zimbabwe)
  • from Dog eat dog
  • Niq Mhlongo (South Africa)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xix, 344 p.
Isbn
9780143114734
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008038434
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • ocn253634775
  • (OCoLC)253634775
Label
Gods and soldiers : the Penguin anthology of contemporary African writing, edited by Rob Spillman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • from Becoming Abigail
  • Chris Abani (Nigeria)
  • "Voice of America"
  • E.C. Osondu (Nigeria)
  • from Half of a yellow sun
  • Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Nigeria) --
  • West Africa. Nonfiction.
  • "The African writer and the English language"
  • Chinua Achebe (Nigeria)
  • Fiction.
  • "Lomba"
  • Helon Habila (Nigeria)
  • "The manhood test"
  • Mohammed Naseehu Ali (Ghana)
  • from Murambi, the book of bones
  • Boubacar Boris Diop (Senegal) --
  • Francophone Africa. Nonfiction.
  • "The Senghor complex"
  • Patrice Nganang (Cameroon)
  • Fiction.
  • from Broken glass
  • Alain Mabanckou (Republic of Congo)
  • from The belly of the Atlantic
  • Fatou Diome (Senegal)
  • from The star of Algiers
  • Aziz Chouaki (Algeria)
  • "Souvenirs"
  • Leila Aboulela (Sudan) --
  • North Africa. Nonfiction.
  • "The politics of reading"
  • Laila Lalami (Morocco)
  • Fiction.
  • from Woman at point zero
  • Nawal El Saadawi (Egypt)
  • from The butcher's aesthetics
  • Mohamed Magani (Algeria)
  • from Knots
  • Nuruddin Farah (Somalia)
  • from The united states of Africa
  • Abdourahman A. Waberi (Djibouti) --
  • East Africa: Nonfiction.
  • from Discovering home
  • Binyavanga Wainaina (Kenya)
  • Fiction.
  • from Wizard of the crow
  • Ngūgī wa Thiong'o (Kenya)
  • "Christianity killed the cat"
  • Doreen Baingana (Uganda)
  • Former Portuguese Colonies. Nonfiction.
  • "Languages we don't know we know"
  • Mia Couto (Mozambique)
  • Fiction.
  • "Dragonfly"
  • Ondjaki (Angola)
  • from The book of chameleons
  • José Eduardo Agualusa (Angola) --
  • "A beneficiary"
  • Nadine Gordimer (South Africa)"
  • from Agaat
  • Marlene van Niekerk (South Africa)
  • from Ways of dying
  • Zakes Mda (South Africa)
  • "The whites only bench"
  • Ivan Vladislavić (South Africa)
  • Southern Africa. Nonfiction.
  • "The memoirs of Breyten Breytenbach"
  • J.M. Coetzee (South Africa)
  • Fiction.
  • "Dead swimmers"
  • Yvonne Vera (Zimbabwe)
  • from Dog eat dog
  • Niq Mhlongo (South Africa)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xix, 344 p.
Isbn
9780143114734
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008038434
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • ocn253634775
  • (OCoLC)253634775

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