Recalling the Other Third World: Nuruddin Farah's Maps

Kazan, Francesca
March 1993
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Spring93, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p253
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Investigates the fissures rent in national and personal identity in the disintegration that follows topographical reorganization of Africa in Nuruddin Farah's novel `Maps'. Impact of European colonialism and wars over the Odgaden territories; Blurring of gender and corporeal boundaries; Representation of reality.


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