TITLE

New trends in modern African poetry

AUTHOR(S)
Ojaide, Tanure
PUB. DATE
March 1995
SOURCE
Research in African Literatures;Spring95, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Highlights trends in modern African poetry. Maturation of modern African poets in the 1960s; Influence of Africa's socio-political and economic history; Decolonization of African poetry in the 1970s; Use of poetry to reverse the negative socio-economic order in societies.
ACCESSION #
9503022581

 

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