Princeton University Library Catalog

Women writers of Gabon : literature and herstory / Cheryl Toman.

Author:
Toman, Cheryl [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xxviii, 141 pages ; 24 cm.
Series:
  • After the empire. [More in this series]
  • After the empire: the Francophone world and postcolonial France
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-138) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: Assessing an 'absence' of literature in Gabon and the invisibility of women -- The emergence of the Gabonese novel: the works of Angèle Rawiri -- Justine Mintsa and Gabonese writers of Fang heritage: orality, culture, and tradition -- Fang culture, Bwitifang spirituality and the mvet in the novels of Sylvie Ntsame -- Gender and sexuality in selected works of Honorine Ngou -- Taking literature to the schools: Gabo's children and the contribution of the woman writer.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781498537209 ((cloth : : alk. paper))
  • 1498537200 ((cloth : : alk. paper))
  • ((electronic))
  • 9781498537223 ((pbk ; : alk. paper))
LCCN:
2016033365
OCLC:
964353178
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