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Title Of dreams deferred, dead or alive : African perspectives on African-American writers / edited by Femi Ojo-Ade.

Publication Info. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  PS153.N5 O3 1996    AVAILABLE
Description xv, 193 pages ; 25 cm.
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Series Contributions in Afro-American and African studies, 0069-9624 ; no. 180
Contributions in Afro-American and African studies. 0069-9624 ; no. 180.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Africa and America : a question of continuities, cleavage, and dreams deferred / Femi Ojo-Ade -- W.E.B. Du Bois : the man and his vision of Africa for Africans / F. Ugboaja Ohaegbulam -- Langston Hughes and Africa / Eddie Omotayo Asgill -- Richard Wright : a dubious legacy / Chimalum Nwankwo -- Claude McKay : the tragic solitude of an exiled son of Africa / Femi Ojo-Ade -- Another African artist's wayward thoughts on Eugene Redmond's poetry / Tess Onwueme -- Branches of the same tree : African and African-American poetry / Tanure Ojaide -- Notions and nuances : Africa in the works of James Baldwin / Ezenwa-Ohaeto -- Reviewing Gloria Naylor : toward a Neo-African critique / Vincent O. Odamtten -- Creative African memory : some oral sources of Toni Morrison's "Song of Solomon" / Ousseynou Traore -- The circle of meaning : Paule Marshall, modernism, and the masks of history / Simon Gikandi -- Homesick and eurocentric? : Alice Walker's Africa / Nwikali Kieti -- "I is" : Toni Morrison, the past, and Africa / Chimalum Nwankwo -- Afterward : what's in a name? / Femi Ojo-Ade.
Audience 1390L Lexile
Subject American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
American literature -- African American authors -- Appreciation -- Africa.
African Americans in literature.
Africa -- In literature.
Added Author Ojo-Ade, Femi.
ISBN 0313264759 alkaline paper

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