African Youth in Contemporary Literature and Popular Culture
|Series title:||Routledge African Studies|
|Publication Date:||Nov 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $145.00|
| Book Description: |
This book explores how African youth are depicted in contemporary literature and popular culture, and discusses the different ways by which they attempt to construct personal and cultural identities through popular culture and social media outlets. The contributors approach the subject from an interdisciplinary perspective, looking at images in children's and adolescent literature from Africa, and the African diaspora, from Nollywood and Hollywood movies, from popular magazines, and...