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The Responsible Critic: Essays on African Literature, in Honor of Professor Ben ObumseluL life of the contact between Africa and the West and the paradoxes and complexities of the Africa and the West and the paradoxes and complexities of the from precolonial to postcolonial praxis It foregrounds the abiding and changing concerns of literary theory and criticism in Africa With a foreword by Molly Mahood a testimony of the beginning contributions by accomplished scholars the beginning and by accomplished scholars from Denmark England Nigeria South Africa the United States of America and Zambia the book presents the work of several generations of critics of African literature Its concer. ,

Summary The Responsible Critic: Essays on African Literature, in Honor of Professor Ben Obumselu

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The Responsible Critic is a critical anthology Offered As A Tribute To A Founding as a tribute to a founding of African literary criticism Professor Ben Obumselu The collection of seventeen scholarly articles examines the state of literary studies in Africa with particular emphasis on Nigeria and covers a period spanning well over a hundred years of creative writing in
Africa Diverse In Its Preoccupation 
Diverse in its preoccupation critical methodology the book primarily engages with the implication for African literature and general cultural and intellectua. Ns range from nineteenth century Anglo Nigerian poetry to the prose fiction of postapartheid South Africa and in the process it engages with the work of most of Africa’s important writers In this volume David Cook Isidore Diala Afam Ebeogu Michael J C Echeruo F Abiola Irele Dan Izevbaye Charles Lock Chidi this volume David Cook Isidore Diala Afam Ebeogu Michael J C Echeruo F Abiola Irele Dan Izevbaye Charles Lock Chidi Mike Marais Bwendo Mulengala J O J Nwachukwu Agbada Chinyere Nwahunanya Ben Obumselu Sophia Ogwude Jasper Onuekwusi Wale Oyedele and Adebayo Williams provide compelling insights and perspectives that make.