Placing the Shameless: Approaching Poetry and the Politics of Pemban-ness in Zanzibar, 1995-2001

Arnold, Nathalie
September 2002
Research in African Literatures;Fall2002, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p140
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Deals with the role of Swahili poetry in the forging of national identities in Zanzibar. Sociopolitical implications of taarab or the sung poetry; Characteristics of Swahili poetry.


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