Abbreviation: Afr. J. Hist. Cult.
Start Year: 2009
Published Articles: 151
https://doi.org/10.5897/AJHC2016.0339[Article Number: 6635FCE61777]
This article explores the socio-political and economic context of Prophets and prophecy in Wolaitta, with specific reference to the Prophet Esa and his prophecy, which emerged in the context of traditional religions of Wolaitta, from 1920 to 1928. The article examines how the prevalence of crisis related to socio-political and economic influence, and the factors that determine who has access to such influence, can... Read more.
https://doi.org/10.5897/AJHC2016.0322[Article Number: 3B9885261779]
Post-modern in its critique of language, contesting of binaries, and resistance to closure, Sembène’s 1993 film Guelwaar, later made into the novel of the same name, calls for real political change, constituting a paradoxically post-modern work with postcolonial political intentions and goals. Despite the apparent contradiction of styles and worldviews, the coincidence of the post-modern and postcolonial... Read more.