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The Cambridge Introduction to Francophone Literature, Patrick Corcoran, (2007) Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 266 pp., ISBN 978-0-521-61493-1, Paperback, £16.99

Francophone Voices of the ‘New’ Morocco in Film and in Print: (Re)presenting a Society in Transition, Valérie K. Orlando, (2009) New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 262 pp., ISBN 978-0-230-61631-8, Hardback, £57

Du nègre Bambara au Négropolitain: Les littératures africaines en contexte transculturel, Désiré K. Wa Kabwe-Segatti and Pierre Halen (eds), (2009) Metz : Presses de l’Université de Paul Verlaine-Metz, Centre de recherches ‘Ecritures’, 332 pp., ISBN 978-2-917403-07-5, Paperback, no price given

The Changing Face of African Literature/Les nouveaux visages de la littérature africaine, Bernard De Meyer and Neil ten Kortenaar (eds), (2009) Amsterdam and New York: Rodopi, 216 pp., ISBN 978-90-420-2580-6, Hardback, €48.00

Black Europe and the African Diaspora, D. Clark Hine, T. D. Keaton and S. Small (eds), (2009) Urbana and Chicago: Illinois University Press, 368 pp., ISBN 978-0-252-07657-2, Paperback), $30.00

Les racines de l’espoir, Mounir Ferram, (2009) Paris: L’Harmattan, 165 pp., ISBN 9782296081765, Paperback, €16.00

Rêves brûlés, Mohammed Talbi, (2009) Paris: L’Harmattan, 229 pp., ISBN 9782296092631, Paperback, €22.00

A Rain of Words: A Bilingual Anthology of Women’s Poetry in Francophone Africa, Irène Assiba d’Almeida (ed.) and Janis A. Mayes (trans.), (2009) Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 293 pp., ISBN 978-0-8139-2766-4, Paperback, $24.50

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Affiliations: 1: Dartmouth College 2: Cardiff University 3: University of Liverpool 4: Montclair State University 5: Western Reserve University

Publication date: December 19, 2011

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  • The International Journal of Francophone Studies offers a critical preview for a new development in the understanding of 'France outside France', with a thorough insight into the network of disciplinary issues affiliated with this study. The journal complements the thriving area of scholarly interest in the French-speaking regions of the world, bringing a location of linguistic, cultural, historical and social dynamics within a single academic arena.
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