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Introduction: Nigerian Connections

Chapter 1. Palm Wine, Amos Tutuola, and a Literary Gatekeeper
Chapter 2. Bahia-Lagos-Ouidah: Mariana’s Story
Chapter 3. Igbo Life, Past and Present: Three Views
Chapter 4. Inland, Upriver with the Empire: Borrioboola-Gha
Chapter 5. The City, according to Ekwensi…and Onuzo
Chapter 6. Points of Cultural Geography: Ibadan…Enugu, Onitsha, Nsukka
Chapter 7. Been-to: Dreams, Disappointments, Departures and Returns
Chapter 8. Dateline Lagos: Reporting on Nigeria to the World
Chapter 9. Death in Lagos
Chapter 10. Tai Solarin: On Colonial Power, Schools, the Work Ethic, Religion and the Press
Chapter 11. Wole Soyinka, Leo Frobenius and the Ori Olokun
Chapter 12. A Voice from the Purdah: Baba of Karo
Chapter 13. Bauchi: The Academic and the Imam
Chapter 14. Railtown Writers
Chapter 15. Nigeria at War
Chapter 16. America Observed: With Nigerian Eyes
Chapter 17. Transatlantic Shuttle
Chapter 18. Sojourners from Black Britain
Chapter 19. Oyotunji Village, South Carolina: Reverse Afropolitanism


Afropolitan Horizons

Essays toward a Literary Anthropology of Nigeria

Ulf Hannerz

236 pages, 1 illus., bibliog., index

ISBN  978-1-80073-250-6 Hb Published (February 2022)

This title is published as Open Access

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