TITLE

The politics of the shuttle: Wole Soyinka's poetic space

AUTHOR(S)
Thomson, Jeff
PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
Research in African Literatures;Summer96, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Suggests that a poet's imaginative authority derives from an ability to speak for the people, states Robert Bly. His conception of art; Collection of Soyinka's 1972 `A Shuttle in the Crypt'; Shuttle's elusive double meaning; Distance between the poet and the men for several reasons; Questions death asks.
ACCESSION #
9606246188

 

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