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The Resource The noir Atlantic : Chester Himes and the birth of the francophone African crime novel, Pim Higginson

The noir Atlantic : Chester Himes and the birth of the francophone African crime novel, Pim Higginson

Label
The noir Atlantic : Chester Himes and the birth of the francophone African crime novel
Title
The noir Atlantic
Title remainder
Chester Himes and the birth of the francophone African crime novel
Statement of responsibility
Pim Higginson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Noir Atlantic follows the influence of African American author Chester Himes on Francophone African crime fiction. For African authors, Paris-based Chester Hime's novels also modeled an escape from a high literary paradigm inherited from the colonial experience
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Higginson, Pim
Index
index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary French and francophone cultures
Series volume
20
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Himes, Chester B
  • Himes, Chester B
  • Himes, Chester B
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • French-Canadian fiction
  • African fiction (French)
  • Noir fiction
  • Detective and mystery stories, African (French)
  • FICTION
  • African fiction (French)
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Detective and mystery stories, African (French)
  • French-Canadian fiction
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Noir fiction
  • Rezeption
  • Französisch
  • Kriminalroman
  • Afrika
Label
The noir Atlantic : Chester Himes and the birth of the francophone African crime novel, Pim Higginson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-208) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the frivolous literary -- "Pas de littérature" : Abasse Ndione and the rise of crime -- Minor mistranslations : Simon Njami and the making of the Parisianist Himes -- Crime pays : Achille Ngoye and the Série noire -- Ethnographic erotics : Bolya and the writing of the other -- Terreur Rose : Kouty, mémoire de sang and the gendering of noir -- Going out blazing : Mongo Beti's last two novels
Control code
ocn742514637
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 216 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846317132
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5p6ddw
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)742514637
Label
The noir Atlantic : Chester Himes and the birth of the francophone African crime novel, Pim Higginson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-208) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the frivolous literary -- "Pas de littérature" : Abasse Ndione and the rise of crime -- Minor mistranslations : Simon Njami and the making of the Parisianist Himes -- Crime pays : Achille Ngoye and the Série noire -- Ethnographic erotics : Bolya and the writing of the other -- Terreur Rose : Kouty, mémoire de sang and the gendering of noir -- Going out blazing : Mongo Beti's last two novels
Control code
ocn742514637
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 216 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846317132
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5p6ddw
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)742514637

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