CFP: Book Project on Achebe’s Things Fall Apart 15/08/2010,30/09/2010

full name / name of organization: 
Dept. of English, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria
contact email: 
anyadike9@yahoo.com , kehinday77@yahoo.co.uk

A selection of papers from the 50th year celebration of the publication of Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, in 2008 is about to be published. We are soliciting for quality papers in the following areas that were not satisfactorily covered during the conference:
• Things Fall Apart’s significance for Africa’s literary history
• Things Fall Apart and the cultural philosophies of Africa
• Things Fall Apart and the different tendencies in postcolonial critical practice
• Linguistic analyses , the function of proverbs in Things Fall Apart
• Things Fall Apart’s global appeal
Interested contributors should send in the abstracts of their papers by August 15, 2010 and on their acceptance, their completed papers by 30 September, 2010 to either of the following: Chima Anyadike , Kehinde Ayoola

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
postcolonial
twentieth_century_and_beyond