Conversations with Chinua Achebe / edited by Bernth Lindfors

Author(s): Achebe, Chinua
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Subjects: Authors, Nigerian--20th century--Biography
Nigeria--Intellectual life
Achebe, Chinua--Interviews
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, c1997
Series: Literary conversations series
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xviii, 199 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction
Chinua Achebe / Lewis Nkosi 3
An Interview with Chinua Achebe 7
Conversation with Chinua Achebe / Lewis Nkosi, Wole Soyinka 11
I Had to Write on the Chaos I Foresaw / Tony Hall 18
Interview with Chinua Achebe / Bernth Lindfors, Ian Munro, Richard Priebe [et al.] 27
Achebe: Accountable to Our Society / Ernest Emenyonu, Pat Emenyonu 35
Chinua Achebe on Arrow of God / Michel Fabre 45
Interview with Chinua Achebe / Onuora Ossie Enekwe 52
The Critical Generation / Rosemary Colmer 57
An Interview with Chinua Achebe / Kalu Ogbaa 64
Chinua Achebe: At the Crossroads / Jonathan Cott 76
Achebe Interviewed / D. V. K. Raghavacharyulu, K. I. Madhusudana Rao, B. V. Harajagannadh 88
Giving Writers a Voice / Lindsay Barrett 94
Those Magical Years / Robert M. Wren 99
Literature and Conscientization: Interview with Chinua Achebe / Biodun Jeyifo 110
Achebe on Editing / G. D. Killam 124
An Interview with Chinua Achebe / J. O. J. Nwachhukwu-Agbada 130
Interview with Chinua Achebe / Jane Wilkinson 141
Achebe and the Bruised Heart of Africa / Chris Searle 155
An Interview with Chinua Achebe / Charles H. Rowell 165
Interview with Chinua Achebe / Gordon Lewis 185
Index 193
Additional Authors: Lindfors, Bernth
Notes: LCCN: 97006953 //r97
ISBN: 0878059296 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0878059997 (paper : alk. paper)
Includes index
OCLC Number: 36470182
ISBN/ISSN: 0878059296