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The Resource Something torn and new : an African renaissance, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o

Something torn and new : an African renaissance, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o

Label
Something torn and new : an African renaissance
Title
Something torn and new
Title remainder
an African renaissance
Statement of responsibility
Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o
Title variation
Something torn and new
Title variation remainder
an African renaissance
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the history of colonization in Africa and argues that the loss of native languages has brought about the demise of African identity
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306274
Cataloging source
DLC
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1938-
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Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo
Dewey number
325.6
Index
index present
LC call number
DT14
LC item number
.N48 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Africa
  • Decolonization
Target audience
adult
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an African renaissance
Label
Something torn and new : an African renaissance, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-148) and index
Contents
Dismembering practices: planting European memory in America -- Re-membering visions -- Memory, restoration, and African renaissance -- From color to social consciousness: South Africa in the black imagination
Control code
ocn246894531
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xi, 162 p.
Isbn
9780465009466
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008044278
System control number
(OCoLC)246894531
Label
Something torn and new : an African renaissance, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-148) and index
Contents
Dismembering practices: planting European memory in America -- Re-membering visions -- Memory, restoration, and African renaissance -- From color to social consciousness: South Africa in the black imagination
Control code
ocn246894531
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xi, 162 p.
Isbn
9780465009466
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008044278
System control number
(OCoLC)246894531

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