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An introduction to the literature of Equatorial Guinea : between colonialism and dictatorship / Marvin Lewis.

Author/Creator:
Lewis, Marvin A., 1942-
Publication:
Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2007.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 212 p. ; 23 cm.
Series:
Afro-romance writers
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Subjects:
Equatorial Guinean literature (Spanish) -- History and criticism.
Summary:
"Examines how postcolonial literature depicts the clash of traditional and European cultures, reflects the impact of the Macías reafricanization process, and addresses the themes of individual and national identity, Hispanic heritage, and the Equatoguinean diaspora"--Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Introduction : The essay in Equatorial Guinea : Hispanidad, cultural syncretism, and the search for Guineidad
Poetry: in search of an authentic voice
The short story : a genre in search of authors
Drama : oral and written for the stage
The early Equatorial Guinean novel : writing under colonialism
The contemporary novel : Hispanidad and Guineidad interrogated
again.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-210) and index.
ISBN:
9780826217134 (alk. paper)
0826217133 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
123232254