TITLE

Constructing a hero: Samba Gueladio Djegui

AUTHOR(S)
Belcher, Stephen
PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
Research in African Literatures;Spring94, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Reports on an exploration of narrative parallels between the story of `Samba Gueladio' and those of other heroes in West Africa. Implication of parallels for the view of the story within the West African oral tradition; Review of the various versions available and their interrelations; Consideration of some factors that have increased the weight of the story.
ACCESSION #
9406241604

 

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