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The Power to Name - a book by Newell, Stephanie

The Power to Name

A History of Anonymity in Colonial West Africa

The Power to Name( )
Author: Newell, Stephanie
Series title:New African Histories Ser.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Ohio University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $32.95
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* Finalist for the African Studies Association's 2014 Melville J. Herskovits Award for best book in African Studies Between the 1880s and the 1940s, the region known as British West Africa became a dynamic zone of literary creativity and textual experimentation. African-owned newspapers offered local writers numerous opportunities to contribute material for publication, and editors repeatedly defined the press as a vehicle to host public debates rather than...
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Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Books & Reading
History / Africa / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.8 Inches

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