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Title: African Travel Writing
Authors: Ni, Loingsigh Aedin
Contact Email: aedin.loingsigh@stir.ac.uk
Editors: Thompson, C
Citation: Ni Loingsigh A (2016) African Travel Writing. In: Thompson C (ed.). The Routledge Companion to Travel Writing. Routledge Literature Companions, London: Routledge, pp. 185-195.
Keywords: travel writing
African literature
orality
Damouré Zika
Jean Rouch
Issue Date: 1-Jan-2016
Publisher: Routledge
Series/Report no.: Routledge Literature Companions
Abstract: This chapter explores the twentieth-century emergence of non-fictional sub-Saharan African travel narratives. Anchored in a discussion of Nigerien Damouré Zika's Journal de voyage, it explores the historical reasons for the apparaent paucity of examples of this genre in the African context. At the same time, it maps some of the key accounts that do exist and points to current and future trends.
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Type: Part of book or chapter of book
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/24205
URL: https://www.routledge.com/The-Routledge-Companion-to-Travel-Writing/Thompson/p/book/9780415825245
Affiliation: SLCR: French

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