African Perspectives (Series)

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The Imaginative Vision of Abdilatif Abdalla’s Voice of Agony

Poems Translated by Ken Walibora Waliaula

First English literary translation of Abdilatif Abadalla’s influential Voice of Agony

The Postcolonial Animal

African Literature and Posthuman Ethics

Argues for an innovative and overdue posthuman reading of African postcolonial literature


Selected Writings

The first English translations of key essays, stories, and poems by Nimrod, a major figure in contemporary African letters

The Rise of the African Novel

Politics of Language, Identity, and Ownership

Engaging questions of language, identity, and reception to restore South African and diaspora writing to the African literary tradition

Seven Plays of Koffi Kwahulé

In and Out of Africa

The first English translations of the surreal and violent work of one of Francophone Africa’s most accomplished living playwrights