Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Né le 21 juillet en Guinée, Tierno Monénembo s’est exilé en au Sénégal puis en Côte d’Ivoire avant de gagner. French title: Le roi de Kahel; Translated by Nicholas Elliott; Awarded the historical figure — Aimé Olivier de Sanderval () — and that. Request PDF on ResearchGate | Hospitality in Le Roi de Kahel(The King of Kahel) by Tierno Monénembo: from Pullo identity construction to.

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I didn’t really read it. The notion of pulaakuas the social and moral code of conduct of the Pullo, seems central in this exchange and is a construct of Pullo identity.

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Please enter recipient e-mail address es. The book does a decent job of illustrating the complexities of Europe’s colonization of sub-Saharan Africa. Danielle rated it liked it Jan 01, This is where History has a chance to start fresh. Le roi de Kahel – France.

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Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private. The year isand he is headed to western Africa to build a railroad. However, df rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. This was more than a bond, it was fusion; more than a connection, a mystical communion! Beginning with his education and temperament, everything had prepared him to live for the passions of his time – ideas, science, and the great expeditions.


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I’m always on the lookout for new fiction from Africa, so when I saw this translation of a Guinean book was available I snapped it up. You may send this item to up to five recipients.

The answers were right there. Aime Sanderval Olivier de Sanderval dreamed of going to Africa to find land that had never been seen by a white man before, so that he could set about improving the Negroes, and creating kahle new Versailles for France. His dream of Afircan riches get closer and closer, as he manipulates the warring princes Into giving him land and title.

View most popular tags as: His ideas, on the other hand, don’t advance that far — in large part because the French have their own plans, and he does not figure very well kahe those: A Dictionary of Classical and Foreign Words and Phrases for my tenth birthday, and though I am unable to locate it in the stacks at the moment, though I suspect that it is somewhere in the second or third row of books on the shelf in the foyer i distinctly remember roj entry dd a word in Javanese or Zulu?

Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you. Fiction, Internet resource Document Type: This “textual hospitality”, through the quotation of several sources and the description of some notions, including pulaakuis a way to become accepted in the Parisian literary system.

Write a review Rate this item: History Novels texts Named Person: Paperbackpages. I received Le Mot Juste: Sanderval was a prodigiously talented and wealthy man of his time, whose childhood romance with tales of exploration were the catalyst for his adult ambitions to carve a slice out of the African pie for himself and to a lesser extent, France.


The E-mail Address es you entered is are not in a valid format. Sanderval was born into a wealthy French family, and from early childhood had dreams and visions of Africa: In a first part, hospitality is viewed as part of an exchange system between the Pullo aristocracy and a French explorer, Olivier de Sanderval, in the second half of the nineteenth century.

The highlighting and search functions made the ‘wait-who was that guy again? Home About Help Search. Privacy Policy Terms and Conditions.

The narrative style is original and entertaining.

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The E-mail Address es field is required. Worth a look ke you’ve an interest in African fiction or European colonialism, but probably not a book that will interest the general reader.

Monenembo has written this wonderful historical fic Aime Sanderval Olivier de Sanderval dreamed of going to Africa rli find land that had never been seen by a white man before, so that he could set about improving the Negroes, and creating a new Versailles for France.