Pierre Bourdieu, the Sociology of Intellectuals, and the Language of African Literature

Arnove, Anthony
March 1993
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Spring93, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p278
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Analyzes Chinua Achebe's discussion of the language of African literature in the light of his stand on the realities of neocolonialism. Ngugi wa Thoing'o's views intervention in the language debate; Structural integration of autonomous regions; Use of English as the language of fiction.


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