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The language question in African literature: Diana Evans’ 26a and Tewfik Al Hakim’s Fate of a Cockroach

The language question in African literature is a debate that started as far back as the 60’s. It bothers on how African writers have adopted the Western language to express the experiences, culture, world view and agitations of the African people as reflected in the many creative works churned out over the years. The argument … Continue reading The language question in African literature: Diana Evans’ 26a and Tewfik Al Hakim’s Fate of a Cockroach