TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Arnold, Nathalie
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Research in African Literatures;Fall2002, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p140
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
6814536

 

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