Blank Darkness: Africanist Discourse in French

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""Blank Darkness: Africanist Discourse in French "is a brilliant and altogether convincing analysis of the way in which Western writers, from Homer to the twentieth century have . . . imposed their language of desire on the least-known part of the world and have called it 'Africa.' There are excellent readings here of writers ranging from Baudelaire, Rimbaud, Sade, and Celine to Conrad and Yambo Ouologuem, but even more impressive and important than these individual readings is Mr. Miller's wide-ranging, incisive, and exact ...

Blank Darkness: Africanist Discourse in French 1986, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226526225

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Blank Darkness: Africanist Discourse in French 1986, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226526218

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