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Author Doh, Emmanuel Fru, author

Title Obasinjom warrior : the life and works of Bate Besong / Emmanuel Fru Doh
Published Bamenda, Cameroon : Langaa Research & Publishing Common Initiative Group, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (232 pages)
Summary On March 8, 2007, one of Cameroonís foremost scholars died in a ghastly traffic accident barely hours after launching his most forthright and acerbic collection of poems: Disgrace: Autobiographical Narcissus. Dr. Bate Besong was a social activist, a critic, troubadour, and playwright; an avant-garde, steeped in the tradition of the absurd, who fought against the corrupt system of governance that transmuted Cameroonians into a comatose and apathetic citizenry neutered by fear engendered by the workings of an existing Gestapo. For the first time, Emmanuel Fru Doh has gone beyond an analysis of B
Notes Includes index
Online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed August 23, 2014)
Subject African literature (English) -- Bio-bibliography.
Authors, African -- Biography.
Genre/Form Anthologies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789956792986 (e-book)
9956792985 (e-book)