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Publisher: Rodopi
ISBN10: 9051836481 ISBN13: 9789051836486 LCC: PR9085

Notes

Includes bibliographical references. Living absences and presences / Wilson Harris -- Mental travellers : myths of return in the poetry of Walcott and Brathwaite / Robert Fraser -- Higuamota's Monserratian lover / E.A. Markham -- Duppies and other revenants : with special reference to the supernatural in Jean D'Costa's work / Bridget Jones -- You think I mad, miss? / Olive Senior -- A little bit of our past / E.A. Markham -- "Return" in Australian fiction / Gay Raines -- Platonic return in Patrick White's The eye of the storm / David Coad -- The drover's wife / Frank Moorhouse -- Three sketches / Tim Baker -- Reversal and return in fiction by Bessie Head and Ama Ata Aidoo / C.L. Innes -- Soyinka's twisted circle : a return with a difference / Etienne Galle -- "Marshall Ky of African culture" or "Heir to the tradition"? Wole Soyinka's position on his return to Nigeria in 1960 / James Gibbs -- Back to the roots : Mphahlele's return to South Africa / James Munnick -- A return through fiction / Vera Mihailovich-Dickman -- The long-distance South African / Denis Hirson -- "When it's all over, and we all return" : Matsemela Manaka's play Ekhaya- going home / Geoffrey V. Davis -- Turn again, Whittington! Signs of re-turn to form in the work of South African praise poets / Anne Fuchs -- Future returns / Bernth Lindfors -- Fictitious return to the past : Saleem Sinai's autobiographical journey in Salman Rushdie's Midnight's children / Isabel Santaollalla.

Classification

  • LCC: PR9085

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: xv, 173 p. ; 23 cm.

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