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Ayi Kwei Armah, radical iconoclast

pitting imaginary worlds against the actual

by Ode Ogede

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Published by Ohio University Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa,
  • Ghana
    • Subjects:
    • Armah, Ayi Kwei, 1939- -- Political and social views,
    • Literature and society -- Africa -- History -- 20th century,
    • Literature and society -- Ghana -- History -- 20th century,
    • Imaginary societies in literature,
    • Radicalism in literature,
    • Iconoclasm in literature,
    • Reality in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [190]-206) and index.

      StatementOde Ogede.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9379.9.A7 Z84 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 211 p. ;
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6787537M
      ISBN 10082141352X
      LC Control Number00044613

      Ogede (North Carolina Central Univ.) revisits ideas he explored in previous books on Chinua Achebe and Ayi Kwei Armah--Achebe and the Politics of Representation (); Ayi Kwei Armah, Radical Iconoclast (CH, Jul'01, )--and extends them by pairing these writers and others in order to study different kinds of literary : Ode Ogede.


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