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A history of Tigrinya literature in Eritrea

Ghirmai Negash

A history of Tigrinya literature in Eritrea

the oral and the written 1890-1991

by Ghirmai Negash

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Published by Red Sea Press in Trenton, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tigrinya literature -- Eritrea -- History and criticism,
  • Folk literature, Tigrinya -- Eritrea -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementGhirmai Negash.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ9111.5 .N44 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23218488M
    ISBN 101569023123, 1569023131
    LC Control Number2009017676

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A History of Tigrinya Literature in Eritrea: The Oral and the Written,by Ghirmai Negash () This book is the published doctoral thesis of Ghirmai Negash, a professor of English and African Literature and associate director of the African Studies Program at Ohio University in the United States.

Here you will find Books on Eritrea; books authored and published by Eritreans and non-Eritreans. The aim is to compile list of books and publications so as to make access, research and communication easy. The Ottoman empire made Eritrea one of its colonies and colonised it for years.

The Egyptian Khedevites took over Eritrea from the Turks: Italians colonised Eritrea: The British rule over Eritrea: The UN forced Eritrea federation with Ethiopia by the Resolution A(V) Contemporary Eritrean Poetry in Tigrinya, Tigre and Arabic (Asmara: Hdri Publishers; Oxford and East Lansing: African Books Collective, ), which I co-translated and co-edited with Ghirmai Negash.

A more extensive discussion of these poems and the poets can also be found in my book, War and Peace in Contemporary Eritrean Poetry (Dar es.

It was found in the district of Logo Sarda, Akele Guzai in Eritrea. A history of Tigrinya literature in Eritrea book The first literary text in Tigrinya was published in Europe. In Feseha Giyorgis, a scholar who was studying Italian and Latin and taught Tigrinya in Naples, published a pamphlet in Rome giving an account of.

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The course proved to be a turning point in the history of Tigrinya literature. Almost all the prominent Tigrinya short story writers are graduated from that course.

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It was initially encouraged by European missionaries, but suffered from the general repression of Eritrean culture under Fascist rule in the s and 30s.

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Tigrinya uses a 32 letter alphabet adopted from Ge’ez. Tigrinya Literature. The first known written work in Tigrinya is a text of local laws that is thought to have been written in the 13 th century. Eritrean literature in the Tigrinya language dates, as far as is known, from the late 19th century but Ge'ez writings have been found in the 4th century b.c.

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