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Author Okpewho, Isidore.

Title The epic in Africa : toward a poetics of the oral performance / Isidore Okpewho
Published New York : Columbia University Press, 1979
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 288 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-279) and index
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Subject Epic poetry, African -- History and criticism.
Folk songs -- Africa -- History and criticism.
Oral tradition -- Africa.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0585387087 (electronic bk.)
9780585387086 (electronic bk.)