My Novels, My Characters, and Myself

Lopes, Henri
March 1993
Research in African Literatures;Spring93, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p81
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Clarifies the distinction between the writer and his personal life on one hand and his characters and works on the other. Confusion by the public of the author with his characters; Similarities and differences with his work's narrators; Relationship of the author to his works; Reflection of the voice of the people in the author.


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