The narrative genre among the Bamana of Mali

Coulobaly, Pascal Baba; Bjornson, Richard
June 1993
Research in African Literatures;Summer93, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p47
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Discusses the characteristics of the various styles and genres of the Bamana narratives in Mali. Definition of the term narrative; Different types of Bamana narratives and the social institutions which support them.


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