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Critical Essays on Christopher Okigbo

edited by Uzoma Esonwanne
Format
Book
Published
New York : G.K. Hall, c2000.
Language
English
Series
Critical Essays on World Literature
ISBN
0783804504 (alk. paper)
Contents
  • Interviews
  • [Interview, August 1962] / Lewis Nkosi 41
  • [Interview, July 1965] / Robert Serumaga 47
  • Interview with Christopher Okigbo, 1965 / Marjory Whitelaw 52
  • Reviews
  • Mbari Publications [Review of Heavensgate, by Christopher Okigbo] / Denis Williams 63
  • Limits, by Christopher Okigbo / O. R. Dathorne 65
  • Shadows of Prophecy [Review of Labyrinths, by Christopher Okigbo] / Peter Thomas 67
  • Individual Poem Sequences
  • A Structural Approach to Okigbo's "Distances" / Sunday O. Anozie 77
  • Poetry and Empirical Logic: A Correspondence Theory of Truth in Okigbo's Laments / Sunday O. Anozie 88
  • Okigbo's Portrait of the Artist as a Sunbird: A Reading of Heavensgate (1962) / D. S. Izevbaye 99
  • Okigbo's "Distances": A Retreat from Christ to Idoto / R[omanus]. N. Egudu 112
  • Silences / Nyong J. Udoeyop 124
  • Genre, Method, and Meaning
  • Okigbo's Limits: An Approach to Meaning / Donatus I. Nwoga 135
  • Ritual and the Plot: The Critic and Okigbo's Labyrinths / Annemarie Heywood 145
  • Christopher Okigbo and the Psychological Theories of Carl Gustav Jung / Chukwuma Azuonye 161
  • Critical Overview
  • Poetry of Christopher Okigbo: Its Evolution and Significance / Molara Ogundipe-Leslie 185
  • Christopher Okigbo: Poet of Destiny / Emmanuel N. Obiechina 195
  • Achievement of Christopher Okigbo / Robert Fraser 230
  • Postcoloniality and the Oracle of Repetition: Christopher Okigbo's Poetry / Dubem Okafor 260
  • Christopher Okigbo, or The Eclectic Poet as Prodigal and Priest in Labyrinths / Jonathan Ngate 292
  • Divided in the Brain: Okigbo as Trickster / Kwame Dawes 306
  • Christopher Okigbo: A Toast / Pius Okigbo 321.
Description
xvi, 335 p. ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-330) and index.
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