Overview of African Literatures

Seminar, SWS: 2, lecture number: 40173


Dienstag, 12-14; 3.2 00 333 S78, NW II Bauteil 3.2


Aminata Cecile Mbaye; Remi Tchokothe

This course provides students with an overview of "Afrophone" and "Europhone" literatures from Africa and the diaspora. Students will become acquainted with literary landscapes; literary markets; the unsolved language problem regarding writers of African origin; and the historical background of categories such as "Francophone", "Anglophone", and "Afrophone" literatures.