TITLE

From the brink of oblivion: The anxious masculinism of Nigerian market literatures

AUTHOR(S)
Newell, Stephanie
PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Research in African Literatures;Fall96, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Discusses the alleged insecure masculinity in Nigerian market literature. Complex masculine ideology in popular literatures written by men; Suspicion about what women's external appearance conceal; Exclusion of omniscient narration; Repetition of characters, themes and scenes.
ACCESSION #
9704022081

 

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