H-AfrLitCine is a forum for the discussion and exploration of African literature and cinema. The network invites contributions from individuals engaged in the study of any region of the continent.

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Author: 
Keith Booker
Reviewer: 
Carine M. Mardorossian

Mardorossian on Booker, 'The African Novel in English: An Introduction'

Keith Booker. The African Novel in English: An Introduction. New York: Heinemann, 1998. xi + 227 pp. $24.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-325-00030-5.

Reviewed by Carine M. Mardorossian (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Published on H-AfrLitCine (January, 1999)

Author: 
Anne V. Adams, Janis A. Mayes, eds.
Reviewer: 
Dayna Oscherwitz

Oscherwitz on Adams and Mayes, 'Mapping Intersections: African Literature and Africa's Development'

Anne V. Adams, Janis A. Mayes, eds. Mapping Intersections: African Literature and Africa's Development. Trenton, N.J.: Africa World Press, 1998. 316 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-86543-634-3; $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-86543-633-6.

Reviewed by Dayna Oscherwitz (University of Texas) Published on H-AfrLitCine (November, 1998)

Author: 
Derek Wright
Reviewer: 
Simon Lewis

Lewis on Wright, 'New Directions in African Fiction (Twayne's World Authors Series)'

Derek Wright. New Directions in African Fiction (Twayne's World Authors Series). New York: Twayne Publishers, 1997. xiii + 201 pp. $33.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8057-4556-6.

Reviewed by Simon Lewis ( College of Charleston) Published on H-AfrLitCine (November, 1998)

Author: 
Susan Stringer
Reviewer: 
Natalie Sandomirsky

Sandomirsky on Stringer, 'The Senegalese Novel by Women: Through Their Own Eyes'

Susan Stringer. The Senegalese Novel by Women: Through Their Own Eyes. New York: Peter Lang, 1996. x + 172 pp. $54.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8204-2664-8.

Reviewed by Natalie Sandomirsky (Southern Connecticut State University) Published on H-AfrLitCine (November, 1998)

The Senegalese Novel By Women

Author: 
Tuzyline Jita Allan, ed.
Reviewer: 
Lisa McNee

McNee on Allan, 'Women's Studies Quarterly 1997: Special Issue on Teaching African Literatures in a Global Literary Economy'

Tuzyline Jita Allan, ed. Women's Studies Quarterly 1997: Special Issue on Teaching African Literatures in a Global Literary Economy. Old Westbury, N.Y.: The Feminist Press, 1998. 240 pp. $18.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55861-169-6.

Reviewed by Lisa McNee (Queen's University) Published on H-AfrLitCine (October, 1998)

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