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Author Krüger, Marie

Title Women's literature in Kenya and Uganda : the trouble with modernity / Marie Kruger

Publ Info New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011
Edition First edition
 RWU Main Library  PL8014.K4 K78 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 262 pages ; 22 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Kenyan and Ugandan (women's) literature: the trouble with modernity -- Promise and fraud -- Historical modernities -- The dark sides of modernity -- Mapping global modernities -- "The state of tides" and the ethics of responsibility
LC subject Kenyan literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism
Ugandan literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism
Women and literature -- Africa
Civilization, Modern, in literature
Postcolonialism in literature
ISBN 9780230108875 (hc : alk. paper)
0230108873 (hc : alk. paper)