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Perspectives on Wole Soyinka

Freedom and Complexity

by Biodun Jeyifo

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Mississippi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plays / Drama,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Soyinka, Wole - Prose & Criticism,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Soyinka, Wole,
  • Nigeria,
  • Drama,
  • African,
  • Essays,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • In literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8752647M
    ISBN 101578063353
    ISBN 109781578063352


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Chapter One. Tradition and theYoruba Writer. Fagunwa, Amos Tutuola,and Wole Soyinka ~ ~ Abiola Irele. In this essay, Abiola Irele, the doyen of African and Africanist literary scholars, locates the sources of the underlying sensibilities at work in Soyinka's writings in a Yoruba literary tradition whose major precursors, prior to Soyinka, Author: Biodun Jeyifo.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. Perspectives on Wole Soyinka by Biodun Jeyifo,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Biodun Jeyifo. Akinwande Oluwole "Wole" Soyinka (Yoruba: Oluwo̩lé S̩óyinká, pronounced "Shoyinka"; born 13 July ) is a Nigerian playwright and poet.

He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, the first African to be so honored. Soyinka was born into a Yoruba family in study in Nigeria and the UK, he worked with the Royal Court Theatre in London.

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A charming memoir of Soyinka's first 11 years, the book offers insights into Yoruba culture and its influence on his childhood. Born in Abeokuta, Ogun State of Nigeria, Soyinka was educated at the University College, Ibadan, and at the University of London and Leeds University in England, where he moved in   "Of Africa is an intellectually robust, book-length essay that attempts to unravel the paradoxes and contradictions plaguing Nigeria and, by extension, Africa Soyinka’s motivation for writing Of Africa was his search for an African humanism that could counter the deadly consequences of religious : Yale University Press.

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He writes with his adult voice, but maintains the child's perspective and understanding throughout, the one exception a nostalgic contrasting of street-fronts then and now. Description of the book "Ake: The Years of Childhood": A dazzling memoir of an African childhood from Nobel Prize-winning Nigerian novelist, playwright, and poet Wole Soyinka.

Aké: The Years of Childhood gives us the story of Soyinka's boyhood before and during World War II in a Yoruba village in western Nigeria called Aké. He has already edited a book, Perspectives on Wole Soyinka (Jackson: UP of Mississippi, ), and written Conversations with Wole Soyinka (), both very valuable additions to Author: Ato Quayson.

Wole Soyinka is a Nigerian writer, political activist, and the first African to receive a Nobel Prize in Literature. In this lesson we'll learn about his history, works, and influence.

Condition: Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN Seller Inventory # Wole Soyinka (wō´lā shôyĬng´kə), –, Nigerian playwright, poet, novelist, essayist, and political activist, born Akinwande Oluwole ed at the universities of Ibadan and Leeds, England, and at London's Royal Court Theatre, he writes in English, fusing Western and Yoruba traditions.

In Nigeria, he founded the Masks amateur theater company and the. Graham, Robin, “Wole Soyinka: Obscurity, Romanticism and Dylan Thomas,” in Critical Perspectives on Wole Soyinka, ed. James Gibbs, London: Heinemann,–18 Greenblatt, Stephen, Renaissance Self-fashioning from More to Shakespeare, University of Cited by: Gibbs, James, ed.

Critical Perspectives on Wole Soyinka. Washington, DC: Three Continents, E-mail Citation» A very useful collection of articles on Soyinka before the Nobel Prize. Gibbs, James, ed.

Special Issue: Wole Soyinka. Literary Half Yearly (). E-mail Citation». Wole Soyinka () a book of spirits, stillborn hopes and despair in a postcolonial state, shows Soyinka's influence in its use of myth. 'Critical Perspectives on Wole Soyinka' edited Author: Guardian Staff. And there lies the book’s shortcoming.

In a way, though it is quite interesting for one to read meanings to the principal viewpoints of the book, one cannot truly deny the observation of some African scholars that Wole Soyinka writes of Yoruba gods as though they were everyone’s gods.

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Ake: The Years of Childhood is author Wole Soyinka's autobiographical account about events in his childhood between about and in the town of Ake in present-day Nigeria.

Home › African Literature › Analysis of Wole Soyinka’s Novels. Analysis of Wole Soyinka’s Novels By Nasrullah Mambrol on Ap • (0). Like other novelists in Africa during the years just before and after independence, Wole Soyinka faced the question of ethnic and cultural identity.

The now notorious negritude movement, begun in the ’s, had. Achebe’s Ibadan-based Mbari Club (co-founded with Ulli Beier) which published J.P. Clark and Wole Soyinka among others benefited financially from the Fairfield Foundation by way of the CCF.