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African Pasts: Memory and History in African Literatures
by Tim Woods
African Pasts examines African literatures in English since the end of colonialism, investigating how they represent African history through the twin matrices of memory and trauma. Inextricably tied up with the historical conditions of Africa's colonisation, charting the emergence of its independence, and scrutinising Africa's contemporary neo-colonial and postcolonial sta ...more
Hardcover, 336 pages
Published July 15th 2007 by Manchester University Press
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