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Gods and soldiers : the Penguin anthology of contemporary African writing /

edited by Rob Spillman.

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Names: Spillman, Rob, | Mhlongo, Nicholas.
Published: New York : Penguin Books, 2009.
Topics: African literature - 20th century - Translations into English. | African literature (English) - 20th century. | Literatur | Literatur. | Englisch. | Französisch. | Portugiesisch. | Afrikansk litteratur - historia. | Översättningar. | Afrikansk litteratur (engelskspråkig) - historia. | African literature. | African literature (English) | Short stories. | Englisch, ...
Regions: Afrika | Afrika. | Englisch.
Genres: Short stories. | Short stories. | Short stories.
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West Africa. Nonfiction. "The African writer and the English language" / Chinua Achebe (Nigeria) -- Fiction. "Lomba" / Helon Habila (Nigeria) ; : "The manhood test" / Mohammed Neseehu Ali (Ghana) ; From Becoming Abigail / Chris Abani (Nigeria) ; : "Voice of America" / E.C. Osondu (Nigeria) ; From Half of a yellow sun / Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Nigeria).
Francophone Africa. Nonfiction. "The Senghor complex" / Patrice Nganang (Cameroon) -- Fiction. From Broken glass / Alain Mabanckou (Congo) ; From The belly of the Atlantic / Fatou Diome (Senegal) ; From Murambi, the book of bones / Boubacar Boris Diop (Senegal).
North Africa. Nonfiction. "The politics of reading" / Laila Lalami (Morocco) -- Fiction. From Woman at point zero / Nawal El Saadawi (Egypt) ; From The butcher's aesthetic / Mohamed Magani (Algeria) ; From The star of Algiers / Aziz Chouaki (Algeria) ; "Souvenirs" / Leila Aboulela (Sudan).
East Africa. Nonfiction. From Discovering home / Binyavanga Wainaina (Kenya) -- Fiction. From Wizard of the crow / Ngūgī wa Thiong'o (Kenya) ; "Christianity killed the cat" / Doreen Baingana (Uganda) ; From Knots / Nuruddin Farah (Somalia) ; From The United States of Africa / Abdourahman A. Waberi (Djibouti).
Former Portuguese Colonies. Nonfiction. "Languages we don't know we know" / Mia Couto (Mozambique) -- Fiction. "Dragonfly" / Ondjaki (Angola) ; From The book of chameleons / José Eduardo Agualusa (Angola).
Southern Africa. Nonfiction. "The memoirs of Breyten Breytenbach" / J.M. Coetzee (South Africa) -- Fiction. "Dead swimmers" / Yvonne Vera (Zimbabwe) ; From Dog eat dog / Niq Mhlongo (South Africa) ; "A beneficiary" / Nadine Gordimer (South Africa) ; From Agaat / Marlene Van Niekerk (South Africa) ; From Ways of dying / Zakes Mda (South Africa) ; "The whites only bench" / Ivan Vladislavić (South Africa).

Table of Contents for: Gods and soldiers : the Penguin antholog