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Author Africa Conference (Tex.) (2008 : University of Texas at Austin)

Title Narrating war and peace in Africa / edited by Toyin Falola and Hetty ter Haar
Published Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 328 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Rochester studies in African history and the diaspora, 1092-5228 ; v. 47
Rochester studies in African history and the diaspora ; v. 47
Contents ""Frontcover""; ""CONTENTS""; ""PREFACE""; ""INTRODUCTION: Narrating War and Peace in Africa""; ""Part One. Struggles for Independence""; ""1. Wars of Words: Enlisting Colonial Languages in the Fight for Independence in Africa""; ""2. Alternative Representations of War in Africa: New Times and Ethiopia News Coverage of the 1935�41 Italian-Ethiopian War""; ""3. All�s Well in the Colony: Newspaper Coverage of the Mau Mau Movement, 1952�56""; ""Part Two. Ungendering Conflicts, Engendering Peace""; ""4. Pedagogies of Pain: Teaching “Women, War, and Militarism in Africa�""
""5. Women and War: A Kenyan Experience""""6. Mass Rape as a Weapon of War in the Eastern DRC""; ""7. Mozambique: The Gendered Impact of Warfare""; ""Part Three. Narrative Strategies and Visions of Peace""; ""8. Acting as Heroic: Creativity and Political Violence in Tuareg Theater in Northern Mali""; ""9. Representations of War and Peace in Selected Works of Ben Okri""; ""10. Visions of War, Testaments of Peace: The “Burden� of Sierra Leone""; ""Part Four. The Duty to Remember""; ""11. (Re)Writing the Massacre of Thiaroye""; ""12. In Search of Lost Kabyles in Mehdi Lallaoui�s""
""13. “Lament for the Casualties�: The Nigerian War of 1967�70 and the Poetry of John Pepper Clark-Bekederemo""""BIBLIOGRAPHY""; ""CONTRIBUTORS""; ""INDEX ""; ""Backcover ""
Notes Papers presented at the Africa Conference held March 28-30, 2008, at the University of Texas at Austin
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject War in mass media -- Congresses.
War in literature -- Congresses.
Peace in literature -- Congresses.
Mass media and war -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Congresses.
War -- Press coverage -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Congresses.
Mass media and peace -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Congresses.
Peace -- Press coverage -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Congresses.
Stereotypes (Social psychology) in mass media -- Congresses.
Africa South of the Sahara -- In mass media -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Falola, Toyin.
Haar, Hetty ter.
ISBN 9781580467070 electronic bk
1580467075 electronic bk
1580463304 electronic bk
9781580463300 electronic bk
(hardcover ; alk. paper)