TITLE

J.P. Clark-Bekederemo and the Ijo literary tradition

AUTHOR(S)
Izevbaye, Dan S.
PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
Research in African Literatures;Spring94, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Reports on the pioneering work of J.P. Clark Bekederemo in the Ijo literary tradition. Lack of freedom from controversy in the acknowledgement of his achievements; Examination of one detail from the group of Bini-related words; Question of whether there is a formal relationship between two materials at the level of genre and genesis.
ACCESSION #
9406241600

 

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