By Mary Stella Chika Okolo
African Literature as Political Philosophy seems specifically at Achebe's Anthills of the Savannah and Petals of Blood by means of Ngugi wa Thiong'o, yet situates those in the broader context of advancements in African literature over the last half-century, discussing writers from Ayi Kwei Armah to Wole Soyinka. M.S.C. Okolo offers an intensive research of the authors' differing ways and the way those emerge from the literature. She indicates the roots of Achebe's reformism and Ngugi's insistence on revolution and the way those positions take form of their paintings. Okolo argues that those authors were profoundly stricken by the political state of affairs of Africa, yet have additionally helped to create a brand new African political philosophy.
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African Literature as Political Philosophy (Africa in the New Millennium) by Mary Stella Chika Okolo