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Critical Perspectives on Léopold Sédar Senghor
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Janice Spleth
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-01-01 - Publisher: Three Continents

This collection of essays aims to highlight the importance that Senghor has had in bringing an African perspective about Africa to the West. Topics covered include Senghor's ideology, his poetic method, and the influence of Western religion on his work.
Critical Perspectives on Léopold Sédar Senghor
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Janice Spleth
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Three Continents

This collection of essays aims to highlight the importance that Senghor has had in bringing an African perspective about Africa to the West. Topics covered include Senghor's ideology, his poetic method, and the influence of Western religion on his work."
Africa's Narrative Geographies
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: D. Crowley
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-29 - Publisher: Springer

Building on the emerging field of geocriticism, this book explores Africa's complex, dynamic literary landscapes, proffering new methods for understanding the geographies of African literature. Using both cultural geography and political ecology, Crowley offers fresh insights into key authors' imagined geographies of resistance and alterity.
Twentieth-Century French Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: Hugues Azérad, Peter Collier
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-05-20 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

'If the poet, in the words of +douard Glissant, is a "visionnaire du concret", this volume of close readings explores poetry as utterance situated between dream and reality without ascribing a mission to the poet or attempting to unearth hidden subtexts. These marvellously read poems follow the major currents of
French Cultural Studies
Language: en
Pages: 325
Authors: Marie-Pierre Le Hir, Dana Strand
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-06-22 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Addresses the theoretical and pedagogical implications of redefining French Studies as an interdisciplinary field, while providing practical examples of the kind of criticism that such a shift would entail.