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Singular Performances

Reinscribing the Subject in Francophone African Writing

Singular Performances( )
Author: Syrotinski, Michael
ISBN:978-0-8139-2144-0
Publication Date:Nov 2002
Publisher:University of Virginia Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $65.00
Book Description:

Francophone African writing is often concerned with questions of subjectivity and narrative agency, and it is this focus Michael Syrotinski takes as his point of departure in Singular Performances. Using the work of V. Y. Mudimbe as a major theoretical reference, Syrotinski sets up a number of original dialogues between francophone African literature, African philosophy, literary theory, postcolonial studies, cinema, cultural studies, and history to arrive at the notion of a...
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Book Details
Pages:224
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / African
Literary Criticism / Semiotics & Theory
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Book Weight:0.77 Pounds



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