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Author Gadjigo, Samba, 1954-
Title Ousmane Sembène. English
Ousmane Sembène : the making of a militant artist / Samba Gadjigo ; translated by Moustapha Diop ; with a foreword by Danny Glover.
Imprint Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2010]
©2010

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PQ3989.S46 Z6613 2010    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PQ3989.S46 Z6613 2010    AVAILABLE  
Author Gadjigo, Samba, 1954-
Subject Sembène, Ousmane, 1923-2007.
Sembène, Ousmane, 1923-2007 -- Political and social views.
Authors, Senegalese -- 20th century -- Biography.
Motion picture producers and directors -- Senegal -- Biography.
Senegalese literature (French) -- History and criticism.
Postcolonialism -- Social aspects -- Senegal.
Senegal -- Intellectual life.
Senegal -- Colonial influence.
Casamance (Senegal) -- Biography.
Marseille (France) -- Biography.
Description xxvi, 188 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Note Translation of: Ousmane Sembène : une conscience africaine : genèse d'un destin hors du commun. Paris : Homnisphères, c2007.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pt. 1. On the banks of a mighty river : Ousmane Sembène's childhood -- Casamance -- At the crossroads of cultures -- Youth and its discontents -- Colonial violence -- pt. 2. Dakar : the turbulent years -- The Lebu ghettos of Dakar Plateau -- The world of labor -- The experience of racism -- "Here we come, Marshal!" -- pt. 3. Dakar in the postwar period -- The winds of change -- The moment of truth -- pt. 4. The making of a militant-artist -- "The village" -- The docker -- The militant -- The fire-giver -- Conclusion -- Biographical landmarks.
Note Translated from the French.
ISBN 9780253354136 (cloth : alk. paper)
0253354137 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780253221513 (pbk. : alk. paper)
025322151X (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 313659212
Additional Format Online version: Gadjigo, Samba, 1954- Ousmane Sembène. English. Ousmane Sembène. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2010 (OCoLC)658884914


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