TITLE

Yoruba market dynamics and the aesthetics of negotiation in female precolonial narrative tradition

AUTHOR(S)
Sekoni, Ropo
PUB. DATE
September 1994
SOURCE
Research in African Literatures;Fall94, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Identifies, characterizes and interprets the central role of Yoruba market dynamics in the development of Yoruba aesthetics. Epistemological preference for unitive, nondualistic perception and depiction of the human life-world; Celebration of the centrality of the human subject as a synthesis of the male and female; Analysis of the female-dominated trickster tale tradition.
ACCESSION #
9502141377

 

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