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Hopes and impediments : selected essays, Chinua Achebe

Label
Hopes and impediments : selected essays
Title
Hopes and impediments
Title remainder
selected essays
Statement of responsibility
Chinua Achebe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author's critical writings over the past twenty-five years use his creative energies to expose the monster of racist habit and offer a new perspective on the human condition
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Achebe, Chinua
Dewey number
809
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PR9387.9.A3
  • PL8021.A3
LC item number
  • H6 1989
  • A16 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nigeria
  • Race in literature
  • Racism
  • Racism in literature
Label
Hopes and impediments : selected essays, Chinua Achebe
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-181) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Work and play in Tutuola's The palm-wine drinkard
  • Don't let him die : a tribute to Christopher Okigbo
  • Kofi Awoonor as a novelist
  • Language and the destiny of man
  • The truth of fiction
  • What has literature got to do with it?
  • Postscript : James Baldwin
  • (1924-1987)
  • An image of Africa : racism in Conrad's Heart of darkness
  • Impediments to dialogue between north and south
  • Named for Victoria, Queen of England
  • The novelist as teacher
  • The writer and his community
  • The Igbo world and its art
  • Colonialist criticism
  • Thoughts on the African novel
Control code
ocm19397525
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American edition.
Extent
xv, 186 pages
Isbn
9780385247306
Lccn
89031281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)19397525
Label
Hopes and impediments : selected essays, Chinua Achebe
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-181) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Work and play in Tutuola's The palm-wine drinkard
  • Don't let him die : a tribute to Christopher Okigbo
  • Kofi Awoonor as a novelist
  • Language and the destiny of man
  • The truth of fiction
  • What has literature got to do with it?
  • Postscript : James Baldwin
  • (1924-1987)
  • An image of Africa : racism in Conrad's Heart of darkness
  • Impediments to dialogue between north and south
  • Named for Victoria, Queen of England
  • The novelist as teacher
  • The writer and his community
  • The Igbo world and its art
  • Colonialist criticism
  • Thoughts on the African novel
Control code
ocm19397525
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American edition.
Extent
xv, 186 pages
Isbn
9780385247306
Lccn
89031281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)19397525

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