By Mahriana Rofheart
In her exam of novels in French, hip-hop songs in French and Wolof, and on-line documentaries, in addition to the social and fiscal currents that effect the texts’ creation and flow, Rofheart engages with scholarship on transnationalism, postcolonialism, pop culture, and new media reports. The study’s preliminary chapters handle famous works from the mid-twentieth century, together with Cheikh Hamidou Kane’sAmbiguous Adventure, in addition to the movies of Ousmane Sembène, and Djibril Diop Mambéty. This book then demonstrates how novelists reminiscent of Aminata Sow Fall and Fatou Diome, in addition to hip-hop artists together with Simon and Awadi, holiday with earlier tragic depictions of migration in novels and flicks to offer winning responses to the modern context of widespread emigration from Senegal.
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Shifting Perceptions of Migration in Senegalese Literature, Film, and Social Media (After the Empire: The Francophone World and Postcolonial France) by Mahriana Rofheart