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 List of African writers (by country) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of prominent and notable literary figures from the African continent, listed by country, including poets, novelists, children's writers, essayists, and scholars, listed by country.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_African_writers_(by_country)   (251 words)

  
 Research in African Studies
In addition to author profiles, a chronology of African history since 1830 and a listing of authors organized by country of origin are provided.
A comprehensive bibliographical survey of African literatures, which brings together works by established and lesser known writers of the African continent and diaspora.
This guide includes 3091 works by black African authors south of the Sahara who write in English, French, and Portugese.
libweb.uoregon.edu /guides/intlstudies/africa.html   (1838 words)

  
 VG: New Updates
Fiction By African American Women A listing of African American fiction writers and their works, created and maintained by the Evanston, IL public library....
African American Authors of West Virginia Selected achievements of African American authors from West Virginia, compiled by the Bridgeport public library of West Virginia....
African American Literature Syllabi A collection of course syllabi on African American Literature compiled as part of the Archive of Teaching Materials and Resources to complement the T-AMLIT LISTSERV maintained at Georgetown University, which focuses on the teaching of American...
voices.cla.umn.edu /vg/newupdates/resources-new.html   (1979 words)

  
 African Studies Center Nigeria Page
Comprehensive study conducted by the US Library of Congress covering the country's history, geography, politics, environmnet, religious life, etc..
The index has been created by The Norwegian Council for Africa, as part of its comprehensive effort to strengthen the knowledge of Africa and African affairs.
The Country Analysis Briefs (CABs) provide an overview of the energy situation for Nigeria which has current interest to energy analysts and policy makers.
www.africa.upenn.edu /Country_Specific/Nigeria.html   (720 words)

  
 Lists of authors
The following are lists of author s and writer s:
This Swadesh list shows the affinity between Interlingua and the control languages.
www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-Lists_of_authors.html   (129 words)

  
 Lists of authors - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The following are lists of authors and writers:
List of Japanese authors: A B C D E F G H I J K M N O R S T U W Y Z
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lists_of_authors   (154 words)

  
 Afrol Culture Index Page: Links to African Culture
The Electronic African Bookworm is developed by Hans Zell Publishing Consultants in Oxford as part of their Web site, this extensive links section has been designed specifically for use by the book professions in Africa, and by African writers and scholars, particularly those who may be new to the Web.
African Pottery Forming and Firing Techniques is an educational site, which offers photos with detailed descriptions of the forming and firing techniques used by African potters.
African Journals Online is a pilot project to promote African-published scholarly journals by means of the Internet.
www.afrol.com /Index/cultureindex_afr.htm   (3666 words)

  
 African Studies Guide
Lists published guides to archives of Africana in the U.S, including inventories, lists, catalogs, etc. Arrangement is by region and includes the holdings of many of the large research collections.
Provides an annotated list of the major reference books dealing with Africa, lists of journals related to the field, names and addresses of major collections and documentation centers, and lists of foundation and agencies supporting African studies research.
Provides a list of the President, cabinet members, the Governor of the Central Bank, the country's Ambassador to the U.S., and its U.N. Representative for all countries from Angola to Zimbabwe.
web.library.emory.edu /subjects/studies/african/africanstudiesguide.html   (6369 words)

  
 MavicaNET - Bassole-Ouedraogo, Angle
Provides examples from classic literature, search by definition of List of African writers (by country).
List of African writers (by country) in Free online English dictionary, thesaurus and encyclopedia.
What does List of African writers (by country) mean?
www.mavicanet.com /lite/dan/40183.html   (123 words)

  
 Africa -
Africa is the world's poorest inhabited continent: the United Nations' Human Development Report 2003 (of 175 countries) found that positions 151 (Gambia) to 175 (Sierra Leone) were taken up entirely by African nations.
African Christians appear to be more socially conservative than their co-religionists in much of the industrialized world, which has quite recently led to tension within denominations such as the Anglican and Methodist Churches.
Africans may be grouped according to whether they live north or south of the Sahara Desert; these groups are called North Africans and Sub-Saharan Africans, respectively.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/African   (5047 words)

  
 New York University Bobst Library: Francophone Literature -- Biographical Information
Volume 1 also contains a list of writers by country and a chronology of African history.
For each country, offers a brief history, literary history, brief biographies of select authors, an excerpt of their work, and a brief bibliography of the author's work.
Selected Black American, African, and Caribbean Authors: A Bio-bibligraphy.
library.nyu.edu /research/french/francophone/bio.html   (176 words)

  
 OxBlog
But I most certainly agree with the sentiments of one of the NYT's letter writers (not a relative of mine) who writes that "There is only one thing to be said about Mel Gibson's version of "The Passion of the Christ": Forget the movie, read the book.
And it did bring it home to me how much, even in a relatively liberal country such as Egypt, the lack of fundamental legal rights does make confrontation with authority a risky business for the local population.
You know, you'd think that American journalists would be more skeptical when someone claims to be waging a war of liberation.
oxblog.blogspot.com /2004_02_22_oxblog_archive.html   (6151 words)

  
 The New African American Writers of Mississippi by C. Liegh McInnis - Art Changes / In Motion Magazine
Other African American writers might argue that their glass ceiling and artistic limitations are just as confining, but their is no evidence of other African American writers being as tied and limited by the past as African American Mississippi writers.
Thirdly, there are the Southern writers and readers who so desperately want to be a part of the African American Mississippi cannon that they spend their time copying and mimicking their Mississippi ancestors thus producing nothing new, imaginative, or timely.
African American women flock to hear her tales of broken hearts, female sexuality, and the black woman has the mother of the Earth.
www.inmotionmagazine.com /naawm.html   (6670 words)

  
 African American Writers
African American Women Writers of the 19th century New York Public Library Digital Library Collection.
African American authors arranged chronologically from 1746 to 1990.
Each author page presents biographical, critical and bibliographical information about the writer as well as images and quotes pertinent to her life and works.
www.mtsu.edu /~vvesper/afam.html   (3235 words)

  
 African American Literature
Although the journal is meant to promote new writing and younger writers, the editors are also mindful of their debt to African American literary elders, and include material by and about them.
Contains links to electronic texts by notable African American writers, as well as teacher resource guides that may include writer biographies, discussions of their works, and samples of their writing.
An exhaustive list of writers from many centuries and countries, although the focus is on English writers.
www.bluefield.wvnet.edu /library/afamlinks.htm   (3550 words)

  
 African Studies Center
This is a list of online information storage sites (FTP, Gopher, Telnet, WWW, BBS, Database, etc.) that contain a significant amount of information relating to or of concern to Black or African people, culture, and issues around the world, either in files or conferences.
The African Educational Research Network (AERN) brings together educators from African and North American universities to share reports of research studies and to consider developmental issues.
The AFRO-AMERICAN Almanac is an on-line presentation of the Africans in America, it includes: biographies.
www.africa.upenn.edu /Home_Page/mcgee.html   (2493 words)

  
 African Literature and Writers on the Internet
On the Danish writer who lived in Kenya for 17 years, biography, her works, excerpts from her letters, photographs, and a graphic of a painting of an African girl by Blixen.The Blixen Archives are in Copenhagen.
Search their database for women writers by country, name, ethnicity, date.
African Academics And African Universities In the Twenty-First Century: Needs And Responsibilities by Eldred Durosimi Jones
www-sul.stanford.edu /depts/ssrg/africa/lit.html   (6311 words)

  
 Central State University Center for African Studies
The other is a field experience option in which 12 hours of course work may be replaced by a quarter of supervised living and working in an African country.
-The other is a field experience option in which 12 hours of course work may be replaced by a quarter of supervised living and working in an African country.
Students will receive evidence of the completion of the requirements for the undergraduate minor in African studies on their official transcripts.
www.centralstate.edu /africanstudies/courses.html   (346 words)

  
 Africa Action: Activism for Africa Since 1953
Burundi lifts a dusk-to-dawn curfew in place since the 1970s saying the country is now stable.
Africa Action is the oldest organization in the U.S. working on African affairs.
This update includes reports on grassroots activities in March, the latest developments on the ground in Darfur and in the African Union, United Nations and U.S. policy & opportunities for action in April..." Go >
www.africaaction.org /index.php   (337 words)

  
 Guinea
Some of the writers listed below may also be included elsewhere: the complexity of cultural roots and identities always goes beyond simple classification.
The numerous writings of Sékou Touré who plunged the country into disarray after wresting it from the grip of colonialism should also be mentioned, but they are of more historical than literary interest.
During the following decades, many other authors appeared on the Guinean literary scene : Mohamed Alioum Fantouré, Jkibril Tamsir Niane, Williams Sassine, Roger Goto Zomou, Camara Kaba 41 and, even more recently, Kiri di Bangoura and Cheick Oumar Kante.
www.arts.uwa.edu.au /AFLIT/CountryGuineaEN.html   (358 words)

  
 Possible Nominees to the Supreme Court
He was one of the highest-ranking African Americans in the Bush administration and if appointed to the court, would be the third African American justice.
Emilio M. Garza, 57, is a judge for U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit and has been on the short list for a Supreme Court nomination before.
Samuel A. Alito, Jr., 55, is a judge on the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-dyn/content/article/2005/07/01/AR2005070100756.html   (3234 words)

  
 Tim Blair
Not likely; she's the only "solo self-made woman" in this year's list of the 200 richest Australians.
The suicide bombers who attacked Casablanca have caused movie makers to halt a $200 million film deal in a Muslim country - and transfer the whole operation to evil Australia.
On next year's schedule it is replaced by the first F1 race to be run in China...
timblair.blogspot.com /?/2001_12_09_timblair_archive.html   (7685 words)

  
 Peace Corps Volunteer writers by country
or to be added to the new-issue notice list.
Copyright © 2006 PeaceCorpsWriters.org, (formerly RPCV Writers and Readers)
www.peacecorpswriters.org /pages/depts/resources/country.html   (18 words)

  
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Speedy - Articles - Categories - Redirects - Templates - Jokes - Log - Discussion archives - Undeletion
www.knowledgeisfun.com /C/Ca/Category-3AArticles-to-be-split.php   (231 words)

  
 africanamericanwriters.html
African American Women Talk About Sex,Love and Life.
Sister To Sister: Devotions From And For African American Women.
Copage,Eric V. Soul Food: Inspirational Stories For African Americans.
www.finkelsteinlibrary.org /africanamericanwriters.html   (159 words)

  
 African Literature
What great books have you read by African writers?
www.hu.mtu.edu /~kgvande/africapics/africanlit.htm   (18 words)

  
 Interviews with South African Writers (Mike Nicol - Achmat Dangor - Bridget Pitt - Pamela Jooste - Peter Horn
So the Monday after the 16th of June, six days later, this magazine hit the streets with South African mineral potential while the country was in flames.
Some writers are lot more obviously “African” in their writing style, such as Chinua Achebe who uses idioms and a phraseology to convey a particular cultural mind set.
Jonathan Ball also does quite a lot of South African literature people.
www2.univ-reunion.fr /~ageof/text/74c21e88-337.html   (12761 words)

  
 User: Clubmarx - Open Encyclopedia
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