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Ngugi wa thiong’o decolonizing the mind: the politics of language in african literature 1980-1994 james currey, uk & hieinemann kenya. Ngugi wa thiong'o is a novelist, essayist, playwright, journalist, editor, academic and social activist, and currently distinguished professor of english and. Over a couple of weeks ago, we asked the cgesouthern african students in namibia, what they understand by the terminology decolonizing the mind and what type of.
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