5 edition of African settings in contemporary American novels found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -152) and index.
|Series||Contributions in Afro-American and African studies,, no. 193|
|LC Classifications||PS159.A38 K84 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 156 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||156|
|LC Control Number||98055344|
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British and American novels written before World War II established popular conventions and stereotypes about Africa that have been increasingly challenged by contemporary American novels set in Africa. Kuhne's book argues that these recent American novels with African settings are largely didactic, that they convey specific lessons about.
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