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Title Francophone Afropean literatures / edited by Nicki Hitchcott and Dominic Thomas.

Publication Info. Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2014.


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Description 1 online resource (239 pages)
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Series Francophone postcolonial studies ; new series, volume 5
Francophone postcolonial studies ; new ser., v.5.
Note Short stories conclude with translator's name.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Francophone Afropeans / Nicki Hitchcott and Dominic Thomas -- Essays: Afropeanism and francophone Sub-Saharan African writing / Dominic Thomas -- The transatlantic poetics of Fatou Diome / Kathryn M. Lachman. Corps sans titre : "fleshiness" and Afropean identity in Bessora's 53 cm / John Nimis -- Already here : Sami Tchak's Afropean generation / Allison Van Deventer -- Paris polar : Afropean noir in the City of Light / Dawn Fulton -- Mapping Afropea : the translation of Black Paris in the fiction of Alain Mabanckou / John Patrick Walsh -- Relighting stars and bazaars of voices : exchange and dialogue in Leonora Miano's Tels des astres etients and Alain Mabanckou's Black bazar / Kathryn Kleppinger -- Sex and the Afropean city : Leonora Miano's Blues pour Elise / Nicki Hitchcott -- Towards an Afropean cosmopolitanism : hospitality, friendship and the African immigrant / Srilata Ravi -- Afropean masculinities as bricolage / Ayo A. Coly -- Short stories: The old man and the boat / Fatou Diome -- The rain-maker affair / Leonora Miano -- The squirrels of Wannsee / Abdourahman A. Waheri -- Francasterix / Wilfried N'Sonde -- At the borders of my skin / Sami Tchak -- Confessions of a sapeur / Alain Mabanckou.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject African literature (French) -- History and criticism.
Europe -- In literature.
Africa -- Civilization -- Western influences.
Europe -- Civilization -- African influences.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Hitchcott, Nicki, editor.
Thomas, Dominic Richard David, editor.
Other Form: Print version: Francophone Afropean literatures. Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2014 vi, 232 pages ; 24 cm. Francophone postcolonial studies ; new ser., v. 5 (OCoLC)ocn868082803
ISBN 9781781380345 (hbk.)
1781380341 (hbk.)
9781781385906 (e-book)

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