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African poetry in English

an introduction to practical criticism

by S. H. Burton

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African poetry (English) -- Explication.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [153]-154.

    StatementS. H. Burton and C. J. H. Chacksfield ; advised by Wingrove Dwamina.
    SeriesMacmillan international college editions
    ContributionsChacksfield, C. J. H., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9346 .B87
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 154 p. ;
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4200935M
    ISBN 100333270509, 0333258126
    LC Control Number80480005

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Burton, S.H. (Samuel Holroyd). African poetry in English. London: Macmillan, (OCoLC) Document Type:   the chapter proceeds directly to engage the concept of exile with relation to African poetry. Although relatively recent in its evolution, modern African poetry has undergone a series of transformations, blossoming as it does by appropriating names across time and

    His works include a book of poems, Before Dawn (), and albums Change is Pain (), Unbroken Spirit (), Resistance and Defence (), and Africa(). His poems are mainly in English but draw on his native Zulu as well as traditional praise poetry and :// Let's get one thing straight. Christopher Ricks' version of The Oxford Book of English Verse contains some of the finest poetry the world has ever seen. Judiciously selected and beautifully produced, this anthology will reward both poetry virgins and over-versed roués with its canny and sometimes inspired pairing of lines familiar and obscure, and its original inclusion of translated and  › Poetry, Drama & Criticism › Poetry › Anthologies.

    The dark depths of humanity are explored, and laid bare, in this book of poetry. Death is analyzed in all its stages, going from tributes to lost friends, to the acceptance of approaching death, and dissecting that short period of time that exists between life and :// The Heinemann Book of African Poetry in English Adewale Maya-Pearce, Author, Pearce Adewale Maja, Author, Adewale Maja-Pearce, Editor Heinemann Educational Books $ (p) ISBN


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