Browsing Department of African Language and Literature by Title

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  • Literary Art and Literary Creativity in Contemporary Africa 

    Ogunba, Oyin (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1978-11-21)
    The real focus of this lecture is the African literature written in European tongues, and in this case specifically the one in English. There are good reasons why this should be so: first African literature in English ...
  • Nature in Soyinka's Poetry: The Primary of Essence. 

    Adekoya, Olusegun Adesina (Obafemi Awolowo University, 1987)
    The central idea of this dissertation is that Nature is portrayed in Soyinka is poetry in essentialist terms as a paradox. The dissertation begins with a review of the criticism of Soyinka's poetry and goes on to an ...
  • The Quester in Disguise in Soyinka's Works: A Study of the Recurring Theme of Regeneration and Healing. 

    David, Mary T (Obafemi Awolowo University, 1985)
    Wole Soyinka's works, fiction, plays and poems are bound together by a persistent theme that appears in almost all of them despite variations of plot, character and setting. This is the theme of regeneration and healing ...
  • The Study of Yoruba Literature: an Assessment 

    Wande, Abimbola (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1977-05-26)
    The history of the study of Yoruba literature dates back to about one hundred and twenty-five years ago. During this period-a lot of collection of oral literature was made and many critical works were published on oral and ...