TITLE

A Bibliography of African Epic

AUTHOR(S)
Westley, David
PUB. DATE
December 1991
SOURCE
Research in African Literatures;Winter1991, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p99
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the bibliography of African epic. Work on this bibliography meant consulting existing bibliographies first. For African oral traditions as a whole there are two bibliographic sources. These are Veronica Görög's "Littérature Orale d'Afrique Noire: Bibliographie Analytique" and Harold Scheub's "African Oral Narratives, Proverbs, Riddles, Poetry and Song: An Annotated Bibliography." The bibliography begins by covering general and comparative works then proceeds alphabetically by language.
ACCESSION #
15521340

 

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