African oral literature : functions in contemporary contexts / edited by Russell H. Kaschula.
By: (3rd : International Conference on Oral Literature in Africa (3rd : 1998 : Centre for African Studies, University of Cape Town)
Contributor(s): Kaschula, RussellPublisher: Claremont, South Africa : New Africa Books, 2001.Description: xxvi, 285 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 1919876073 (pbk.)Subject(s): Folk literature, African -- Congresses | Oral tradition -- Africa -- CongressesDDC classification: 398.2096 LOC classification: GR350 | .I56 1998
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"The chapters in this collection derive from a conference held at the Centre for African Studies, University of Cape Town, in October 1998 ... It was also at this 3rd International Conference on Oral Literature in Africa that the International Society for Oral Literature in Africa (ISOLA) was inaugurated"--p. vii.
Includes bibliographical references.