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Sauti ya utetezi ushairi wa Abdilatif Abdalla

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dc.contributor.author Nyaigotti-Chacha, Chacha
dc.date.accessioned 2015-06-16T13:17:34Z
dc.date.available 2015-06-16T13:17:34Z
dc.date.issued 1994
dc.identifier.uri http://erepo.usiu.ac.ke/11732/322
dc.description A journal article by Prof. Nyagoti Chacha, the Dean in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at USIU- Africa en_US
dc.description.abstract It is heartening to note that the number of contemporary Swahili scholars whose work is receiving attention in books and university theses is steadily on the increase. This volume adds Abdilatif Abdalla to the list containing, so far as I know, the names of Muhammed Said Abdulla, Ebrahim Hussein and Euphrase Kezilahabi It is a volume on the poetry of Abdalla which Nyaigotti-Chacha Writes with warmth, understanding and a desire to place in perspective the poet's works, in particular, Utenzi wa maisha ya Adamu na Hawaa (1971) and Sauti ya dhiki (1973) For this reason, perhaps, it tends to be less critical and more informative Nyaigotti--Chacha divides his work into four chapters. The first chapter introduces the reader to the author's reasons for undertaking to Write it, originally his M A thesis at the University of Nairobi (1980) A brief but useful biography of Abdilatif Abdalla (ppJ-9), and a theoretical orientation to the author's analysis of the works (pp 9--11) - socialistic in the Marxian mould - furnishes the reader with the background required fm a better understanding of what follows in the next two chapters which examine Utenzi and Sauti .. respectively The final chapter investigates the skills of Abdalla as a poet en_US
dc.publisher AAP / Dar es Salaam University Press en_US
dc.title Sauti ya utetezi ushairi wa Abdilatif Abdalla en_US
dc.type Article en_US


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