The nation as contested referent

Esonwanne, Uzo
December 1993
Research in African Literatures;Winter93, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p49
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Examines the contestation of the `nation' in `Ethnicity and Ethics', the second chapter of `Theories of Africans' by Christopher Miller. No presentation of an exhaustive analysis of the entire book; Question of literary and non-literary evidence; Question of the privileging of ethnicity as a category of the cultural identity of the Africans; Ideological investments in Guinea's past and future.


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