african literature

can somebody help me...please........
interpret the way of life, culture and aspirations of african people from the literary piece that they produced.

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asked by klar maesen
  1. Chinua Achebe is an excellent writer who was born and raised in Nigeria:
    http://www.kirjasto.sci.fi/achebe.htm

    Other sites about him:
    http://www.google.com/search?q=chinua+achebe&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7SUNA

    Excellent writer. Interesting man.

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    posted by Writeacher
  2. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. More on African literature:

    1. http://web.cocc.edu/cagatucci/classes/hum211/dangarembga.htm

    2. (Perhaps your library has this book): http://www.iupress.indiana.edu/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=20955

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    4. (a teacher's guide): (Broken Link Removed)

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    posted by SraJMcGin
  3. is it okey if i choose David Diopin his poem entitiled "Africa"???

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    posted by klar maesen
  4. Yes, David Diop's poem "In Africa" looks like a good choice.

    http://blogginginparis.com/2004/08/22/afrique-africa-by-david-diop-1927-1960/

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    posted by Ms. Sue

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