TITLE

Building the republic through letters: Abbia: Cameroon

AUTHOR(S)
Krieger, Milton
PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
Research in African Literatures;Summer96, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p155
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Cameroon's harsh experience in the mid-1990s among Africa. Study conducted of Abbia, Cameroon's leading journal of culture, 1963-82; Dissatisfaction marks the failure to realize the promise and vision that audience's vested so confidently in Abbia; Abbia a government venture that United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and others helped finance and produce.
ACCESSION #
9606246194

 

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