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Hottentot, Bushman, Kaffir: Taxonomic Tendencies in Nineteenth-Century Racial Iconography
In her perceptive study of scientific racism in Great Britain, Nancy Stepan notes that a fundamental question about the history of racism in the first half of the nineteenth century is why it wasExpand
Africans on stage : studies in ethnological show business
Ethnological show business has a long history in Europe and North America. "Africans on Stage" shows how those who participated in these ethnological shows helped to shape European and AmericanExpand
Critical perspectives on Amos Tutuola
Amos Tutuola is one of Africa's most controversial authors. The reviews and essays in this volume are grouped chronologically to allow the reader to follow Tutuola's literary career and his unsteadyExpand
Popular Literature for an African Elite
The emergence of a literature in English in Nigeria is usually described as a rapid post-war phenomenon, an unexpected flowering of creative energy which took scarcely more than two decades toExpand