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Popular Media in Kenyan History: Fiction and Newspapers as Political Actors (African Histories and Modernities)

Popular Media in Kenyan History: Fiction and Newspapers as Political Actors (African Histories and Modernities)

Popular Media in Kenyan History: Fiction and Newspapers as Political Actors (African Histories and Modernities) by George Ogola
English | 17 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319490966 | 180 Pages | PDF | 1.66 MB
The book examines popular fiction columns, a dominant feature in Kenyan newspapers, published in the twentieth century and examines their historical and cultural impact on Kenyan politics. The book interrogates how popular cultural forms such as popular fiction engage with and subject the polity to constant critique through informal but widely recognized cultural forms of censure.
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