TITLE

Ancestors from the east in Sahelo-Sudanese myth: Dinga Soninke, Zabarkane Zarma, and others

AUTHOR(S)
Mounkaila, Fatimata; Ankrom, Jeffrey S.
PUB. DATE
June 1993
SOURCE
Research in African Literatures;Summer93, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Examines the `Legend of Wagadu' and `Epic of Zabarkane,' two epics from the Sahelo-Sudanese region of Africa. Presence of heroes coming from lands along the Red Sea; Revealing Eastern ancestry; Traces of intertextuality vs. evidences of interculturality.
ACCESSION #
9410060379

 

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