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Bound to violence

Yambo Ouologuem

Bound to violence

by Yambo Ouologuem

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementYambo Ouologuem ; translated from the French by Ralph Manheim.
SeriesAfrican Writers Series -- 99
The Physical Object
Pagination181p.
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20121895M

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At the start of Bound to Violence it is the 's. As time progresses slave-taking and cannibalism are described.

The advent of Chrisitian missionaries and the French at the beginning of the twentieth century give rise to other stresses and strains.

There is religion in the region already in black Jewish figures and in Muslims. It is an uneasy Cited by: All Book Search results » About the author () Yambo Ouologuem is one of the most radical of contemporary African writers.

His only published novel to date, Bound to Violence (), is a powerful, vituperative, and controversial assault on Islam and Arabs. It presents Islam as a vicious, destabilizing, and culturally alienating system. Bound to Violence is an odd book, careening wildly about.

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Other articles where Bound to Violence is discussed: Yambo Ouologuem: Le Devoir de violence (; Bound to Violence), which received the Prix Renaudot. With this work, Ouologuem became the first African writer to receive a major French literary award. Get this from a library. Bound to violence. [Yambo Ouologuem; Ralph Manheim] -- "An African empire from the Middle Ages to our time comes blazingly alive in this black epic, hailed as the first truly African novel and awarded the Priz Renaudot"--Jacket.

Hannah Arendt's short book of political philosophy, On Violence, is a simple, fulfilling and digestible text that poses interesting questions for understanding politics, history, revolution and the State. While her writing is less than perfect - she often wrote in a rush and then had her books 'englishified' - her exposition and discussion of /5.

Bound to Violence. Translated by Ralph Manheim. Format Book Published New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich [] Edition 1st ed. Language English French (also in) ISBN Description p.

21 cm. Notes "A Helen and Kurt Wolff book." Translation of Le devoir de violence. Technical Details Staff View. LEADER cam a This begins in with a recital of the legendary history of Nakem, an African empire ruled by the Saifs. In the guise of a proper bard celebrating dynastic glories, Ouologuem exposes a native tradition of butchery and exploitation and insists that the ""bloody adventure of the niggertrash"" antedates white intrusion.

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