Swahili Forum 14 (2007)

ISSN 1614-2373

Contents


Gudrun Miehe
In Memoriam Andrej Aleksejevic Zhukov                      
on Qucosa
  3

Natalya S. Frolova
The “Renovated” Poetry of Theobald Mvungi and Said Ahmed Mohamed:
On Mechanisms of Transformation of Traditional Swahili Verse 
          
on Qucosa
5-15

Xavier Luffin
On the Swahili Documents in Arabic Script from the Congo (19th Century)       
on Qucosa
17-26

Clarissa Vierke
Of Plants and Women. A Working Edition of Two Swahili Plant Poems      
on Qucosa
27-80

D. Okoth Okombo & John Hamu Habwe
Pragmatic Strategies in the Use of Kiswahili Demonstratives          
on Qucosa
81-88

Alena Rettová
Lidství ni Utu? Ubinadamu Baina ya Tamaduni                    
on Qucosa
89-134

Vilém Rehák
Kazimoto and Meursault: “Brothers” in Despair and Loneliness.
Comparing Kezilahabi’s Kichwamaji and Camus’ L’Etranger 
         
on Qucosa
135-151

Elena Bertoncini-Zúbková
A Friend in Need is a Friend Indeed: Ken Walibora’s Novel Kufa Kuzikana                       
on Qucosa
153-163

Said A. M. Khamis
The Swahili Novelist at the Crossroads: The Dilemma of Identity and Fecundity                       
on Qucosa
165-180

Flavia Aiello Traoré
Women’s Taarab Lyrics in Contemporary Zanzibar                  
on Qucosa
181-195

Steven Elisamia Mrikaria
Fasihi Simulizi na Teknolojia Mpya                           
on Qucosa
197-206

Maria Suriano
‘Mimi ni msanii, kioo cha jamii’. Urban Youth Culture in Tanzania
as Seen through Bongo Fleva and Hip-Hop
   
on Qucosa
207-223

Uta Reuster-Jahn
Let’s Go Party! Discourse and Self-Portrayal in the Bongo Fleva-Song Mikasi   
on Qucosa
225-244

James Ogola Onyango
Masculinities in Kiswahili Children's Literature in Kenya               
on Qucosa
245-254


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