African Pasts: Memory and History in African Literatures
by Tim Woods (9780719064937)

African Pasts: Memory and History in African Literatures
 
Tim Woods
Release Date: 15 February 2007
Format: Hardback
Pages: 304
Category: African
Publisher: Manchester University Press
ISBN: 9780719064937
ISBN-10: 0719064937



"African Pasts" examines African literatures in English since the end of colonialism, investigating how they represent African history through the twin matrices of memory and trauma. Inextricably tied up with the historical conditions of Africa's colonisation, charting the emergence of its independence, and scrutinising Africa's contemporary neo-colonial and postcolonial states as a legacy of the colonial past, African literatures are continually preoccupied with exploring modes of representation to 'work through' their different traumatic colonial pasts.

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