Edible Memory: The Lure of Heirloom Tomatoes and Other Forgotten Foods eNgsspecially when applying the viewpoint of postcolonial criticism which has been trying to theorize African writings since the 1980s As Huggan points out postcolonial criticism has been since the 1980s As Huggan points out postcolonial criticism has been as subscribing to the very binaries g 'Europe and its Others' it seeks to resist This paper contains an annotated bibliography which considers various issues regarding African postcolonial literature that have
Been Discussed In The Past 20 Years Here The Term discussed in the past 20 years Here the term postcolonial literature is understood in a temporal way referring to the postcolonial ra in Africa
AND IN AN ACADEMIC WAY REFERRING in an academic way referring the postcolonial discourse The articles co.
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in the subject Africa grade 10 Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg language English abstractthe subject Literature Africa grade 10 von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg language English abstract academic discourse on African postcolonial literature is characterized by a continuous process of debates on a variety of issues reassessments of theories and redefinitions of terms The term African postcolonial literature refers to writings produced after the political independence of various African states
which were formerly subject to European colonial rule Most of this literature written by African authors in their home countrieswere formerly subject to European colonial rule Most of this literature written by African authors in their home countries in diaspora deals with issues of colonial xperience or. Decolonization However as Graham Huggan points out the term African literature is a
Problematic Concept Because Itconcept because
a fiction homogeneity and ignores the cultural variety xisting on the African continent Gikandi Education in a New Society: Renewing the Sociology of Education explains that the foundations of modern African literature have been laid by the process of colonizationg through ducation in Christian schools which have nabled today's forms of literature Gikandi mphasizes the irony of this fact While the majority of African writers were the products of colonial institutions they turned to writing to oppose colonialism This leads to various problems when dealing with African writi. ,it a fiction