• Maximilian Feldner
Part of the African Histories and Modernities book series (AHAM)


This chapter introduces the subject, aims, and content of the book, Narrating the New African Diaspora. 21st-Century Nigerian Literature in Context. It presents the category of Nigerian diaspora literature as well as the novelists whose works are analysed in the book, including Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Sefi Atta, Helon Habila, Chris Abani, Helen Oyeyemi, Taiye Selasi, Teju Cole, and Ike Oguine, arguing that the two dominant areas of concern in their literature are experiences of migration and representations of Nigeria.


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  • Maximilian Feldner
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  1. 1.University of GrazGrazAustria

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