NARRATIVE AND STYLE IN NIGERIAN (NOLLYWOOD) FILMS

@article{Alamu2010NARRATIVEAS,
  title={NARRATIVE AND STYLE IN NIGERIAN (NOLLYWOOD) FILMS},
  author={Olagoke Alamu},
  journal={African Study Monographs},
  year={2010},
  volume={31},
  pages={163-171}
}
  • Olagoke Alamu
  • Published 30 December 2010
  • Art
  • African Study Monographs
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