Early Achebe

by Bernth Lindfors

Early Achebe

  • ISBN-13: 9781592217038
  • Author(s): Bernth Lindfors
  • Subject: Literature & literary studies|literary studies: general
  • Publisher: Africa World Press
  • Imprint: Africa World Press
  • Publication Date: 22-10-2009
  • Format: p/b

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Looks at the essays, stories and groundbreaking novels written by Chinua Achebe between 1951 and 1966. Lindfors, a renowned scholar of African literature, demonstrates the pervasive influence of Achebe's early writing - not only on other African authors, but also on teachers and critics of African literature worldwide. The book concludes with a previously unpublished lecture delivered by Achebe at the University of Texas in 1969.
About the book

Looks at the essays, stories and groundbreaking novels written by Chinua Achebe between 1951 and 1966. Lindfors, a renowned scholar of African literature, demonstrates the pervasive influence of Achebe's early writing - not only on other African authors, but also on teachers and critics of African literature worldwide. The book concludes with a previously unpublished lecture delivered by Achebe at the University of Texas in 1969.

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