Reviews

Film Reviews

Confusion Na Wa. Dir. Kenneth Gyang. Nigeria: Cinema Kpatakpata, 2013. African Studies Review 57.2 (2014): 241-43.

Relentless. Dir. Andy Amadi Okoroafor. France and Nigeria: Clam Productions, 2010. African Studies Review 55.2 (2012): 187-88.

Book Reviews

Charles Novia, Nollywood till November: Memoirs of a Nollywood insider. Bloomington: AuthorHouse, 2012. African Studies Review 56.1 (2013): 205-206.

Pierre Barrot, ed. Nollywood: The video phenomenon in Nigeria. Oxford: James Currey, Ibadan: HEBN, Bloomington: Indiana UP, 2008. Research in African Literatures 41.3 (Fall 2010): 158-159.

Joseph K. Adjaye. Boundaries of Self and Other in Ghanaian Popular Culture. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2004. African Studies Review 49.1 (April 2006): 140-141.

Françoise Pfaff, ed. Focus on African Films. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 2004. Africa Today 51.4 (Summer 2005):112-14.

Frances Harding, ed. The Performance Arts in Africa: A Reader. London and New York: Routledge, 2002. African Studies Review 47.1 (2004): 241-42.

Karin Barber, The Generation of Plays: Yorùbá Popular Life in Theater. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 2000. African Studies Review 45.3 (2002): 108-09.

“African Cinema and its Criticism: Review Article”: David Murphy, Sembene: Imagining Alternatives in Film and Fiction. Oxford and Trenton NJ: James Curry and African World P, 2001; Symbolic Narratives/African Cinema: Audiences, Theory and the Moving Image. Ed. June Givanni. London: British Film Institute, 2000; Olivier Barlet, African Cinemas: Decolonizing the gaze. London: Zed, 2000. African Affairs 101 (2002): 645-650.

Neil Lazarus, Nationalism and Cultural Practice in the Postcolonial World. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1999. Research in African Literatures 32.3 (Fall 2001): 242-43.

Ronald Knowles, ed. Shakespeare and Carnival: after Bakhtin. London: Macmillan and New York: St. Martin’s, 1998. Shakespeare Quarterly (Winter 2000): 495-96.

Femi Ojo-Ade, Ken Saro-Wiwa: a bio-critical study. New York and Lagos: Africana Legacy P, 1999. Craig W. McLuckie and Aubrey McPhail, eds. Ken Saro-Wiwa: Writer and Political Activist. Boulder, CO: Lynne Rienner, 2000. African Studies Review 43.2 (September 2000): 170-73.

Olivier Barlet, Les Cinémas d’Afrique noire: le regard en question. Paris: L’Harmattan, 1996. Research in African Literatures 31.4 (Winter 2000): 177-78.

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