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The Resource Achebe's women : imagism and power, edited by Helen Chukwuma

Achebe's women : imagism and power, edited by Helen Chukwuma

Label
Achebe's women : imagism and power
Title
Achebe's women
Title remainder
imagism and power
Statement of responsibility
edited by Helen Chukwuma
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9387.9.A3
LC item number
Z585 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Achebe's women : imagism and power, edited by Helen Chukwuma
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Womanhood in Igbo cosmology : intersections in Chinua Achebe's Things fall apart / Chinyere Okafor -- And the truth is made manifest : the strong ones behind Okonkwo / Chioma Opara -- Female privilege and power in Chinua Achebe's Things fall apart : the role and impact of the priestess Chielo as agent of Agbala, the Oracle of the Hills and Vales / Ada Uzoamaka Azodo -- Children of the home : Ezinma, Beauty to Behold / Blessing Diala-Ogamba -- Alienated histories : mapping landscapes of women's participation and autonomy in Achebe's Things fall apart and Anthills of the savannah / Anthonia C. Kalu -- Love and motherhood in Chinua Achebe's novels / Helen Chukwuma -- Metamorphosing female characters in select Achebe novels : women as signposts / Angela M. Fubara -- Revalorizing women's agency : motherhood in Anthills of the Savannah / Caroline Mbonu -- Power play and gendered spaces in Chinua Achebe's Anthills of the savannah / Uzoechi Nwagbara -- Feminist stance and language : a focus on Beatrice in Chinua Achebe's Anthills of the savannah / Margaret Fafa Nutsukpo -- The power to name : the new image of African womanhood in Achebe's Anthills of the savannah / Irene Salami-Agunloye -- Violence against Achebe's women : Okonkwo and "the gun that never shot" / Onyemaechi Udumukwu -- The power of naming : a case of Beatrice Nwanyibuife in Anthills of the savannah / Caroline Mbonu -- Girls at war : Achebe's short stories / Patricia Emenyonu -- The passive ones : Chinua Achebe's Arrow of god / Chinyelu Ojukwu -- Matriarchal preeminence in a patriarchal world : women as the backbone of traditional African society / Laura Miller -- Individualism and the pull of tradition in Things fall apart and The joys of motherhood / Paula T. Wingard -- Portrayal of womanhood in Achebe's Things fall apart and Ezeigbo's The last of the strong ones / Blessing Diala-Ogamba -- From the master craftsman himself : interviews and conversations with Chinua Achebe on women's portraiture in his novels / Christine Ohale -- Epilogue : fifty years hence
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxii, 351 p.
Isbn
9781592218707
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011028300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn743298774
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn814734956
Label
Achebe's women : imagism and power, edited by Helen Chukwuma
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Womanhood in Igbo cosmology : intersections in Chinua Achebe's Things fall apart / Chinyere Okafor -- And the truth is made manifest : the strong ones behind Okonkwo / Chioma Opara -- Female privilege and power in Chinua Achebe's Things fall apart : the role and impact of the priestess Chielo as agent of Agbala, the Oracle of the Hills and Vales / Ada Uzoamaka Azodo -- Children of the home : Ezinma, Beauty to Behold / Blessing Diala-Ogamba -- Alienated histories : mapping landscapes of women's participation and autonomy in Achebe's Things fall apart and Anthills of the savannah / Anthonia C. Kalu -- Love and motherhood in Chinua Achebe's novels / Helen Chukwuma -- Metamorphosing female characters in select Achebe novels : women as signposts / Angela M. Fubara -- Revalorizing women's agency : motherhood in Anthills of the Savannah / Caroline Mbonu -- Power play and gendered spaces in Chinua Achebe's Anthills of the savannah / Uzoechi Nwagbara -- Feminist stance and language : a focus on Beatrice in Chinua Achebe's Anthills of the savannah / Margaret Fafa Nutsukpo -- The power to name : the new image of African womanhood in Achebe's Anthills of the savannah / Irene Salami-Agunloye -- Violence against Achebe's women : Okonkwo and "the gun that never shot" / Onyemaechi Udumukwu -- The power of naming : a case of Beatrice Nwanyibuife in Anthills of the savannah / Caroline Mbonu -- Girls at war : Achebe's short stories / Patricia Emenyonu -- The passive ones : Chinua Achebe's Arrow of god / Chinyelu Ojukwu -- Matriarchal preeminence in a patriarchal world : women as the backbone of traditional African society / Laura Miller -- Individualism and the pull of tradition in Things fall apart and The joys of motherhood / Paula T. Wingard -- Portrayal of womanhood in Achebe's Things fall apart and Ezeigbo's The last of the strong ones / Blessing Diala-Ogamba -- From the master craftsman himself : interviews and conversations with Chinua Achebe on women's portraiture in his novels / Christine Ohale -- Epilogue : fifty years hence
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxii, 351 p.
Isbn
9781592218707
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011028300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn743298774
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn814734956

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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