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Nationalism, Ethnicity and Gender in Ngugi's the Black Hermit

@article{Chakraborty2014NationalismEA,
  title={Nationalism, Ethnicity and Gender in Ngugi's the Black Hermit},
  author={A. Chakraborty},
  journal={The Journal of Pan-African Studies},
  year={2014},
  volume={6},
  pages={162}
}
  • A. Chakraborty
  • Published 2014
  • Sociology
  • The Journal of Pan-African Studies
Introduction Much scholarly work has been devoted to Ngugi wa Thiong'o's plays, short stories, novels and essays. However, most of the works have concentrated on his later works, especially the novels like Petals of Blood (1976), Matigari (translated by Wangui wa Goro from Matigari ma Mjiruungi, 1986) and Wizard of the Crow (Muruugi wa Kagoogo, 2006). One of his earliest writings, the play The Black Hermit (first published in 1968; premiered in 1962) has only gained attention in terms of Ngugi… Expand
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