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Title Approaches to teaching Achebe's Things fall apart / edited by Bernth Lindfors.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Modern Language Association of America, c1991.


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Description x, 145 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Approaches to teaching world literature ; 37
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [130]-141) and index.
Contents Teaching Things fall apart / Chinua Achebe -- Chinua Achebe and the signs of the times / Simon Gikandi -- Following the author in Things fall apart / Emmanuel Obiechina -- Things fall apart in its time and place / Robert M. Wren -- Igbo as exceptional colonial subjects : fictionalizing an abnormal historical situation / Dan Izevbaye -- Politics of point of view : teaching Things fall apart / Ashton Nichols -- Paradoxical characterization of Okonkwo / Arlene A. Elder -- Matrical approach to Things fall apart : a poetics of epic and mythic paradigms / Ousseynou B. Traore -- "Tortoise and the Birds" : strategies of resistance in Things fall apart / Barbara Harlow -- Things fall apart and the literature of empire / Hunt Hawkins -- Third World novel as counterhistory : Things fall apart and Asturias's Men of maize / Edna Aizenberg -- Making men and history : Achebe and the politics of revisionism / Rhonda Cobham -- Postcolonial African novel and the dialogic imagination / Zohreh T. Sullivan -- Narrative, metacommentary, and politics in a "simple" story / Wahneema Lubiano -- Problem of realism in Things fall apart: a Marxist exegesis / Biodun Jeyifo -- Teaching Things fall apart in the humanities core course / Eric Sellin -- Teaching Things fall apart in a criticism course / Richard K. Priebe.
Subject Achebe, Chinua. Things fall apart.
Achebe, Chinua -- Study and teaching.
Igbo (African people) in literature.
Added Author Lindfors, Bernth.
Added Title Things fall apart
ISBN 0873525477 (cloth) : $34.00
0873525485 (pbk.) : $19.00

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