The title of Cheikh Hamidou Kane’s novel, L’Aventure amnbigueu, refers to the ambiguous Le Devoir de Violence, though it has a less militant side. She tells. French title: L’aventure ambiguë; Translated by Katherine Woods; Awarded the Grand Prix de l’Afrique Noir Cheikh Hamidou Kane’s Ambiguous Adventure is a fairly early novel of an African travelling to Europe to study and the . This item:L’aventure Ambigue (French Edition) by Hamidou Cheikh Kane Mass Une Vie de Boy (French Edition) Le ventre de L’Atlantique (French Edition).

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Diallo’s background and biography is, in its outlines, very similar to Kane’s. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.

Diallo deludes himself into believing: The first part of hamdou book describes what is essentially this battle for the youth’s mind and soul. Please verify that you are not a robot. Remember me on this computer. Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. Ambiguous Adventure – India. You may have already requested this item. You already recently rated haamidou item. Preview this item Preview this item.

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A smart boy, he impresses his teacher greatly “What purity! French View all editions and formats Haidou There is change afoot, however: Your list has reached the maximum number of items.

But he is grateful that he at least has an awareness of “the reality of a ambiuge universe” and he pities those who don’t have it, alienated without anything to fall back on a Sartrean alienation perhaps not being so unusual in the France of that time. Citations are based on reference standards. Ambiguous Adventure remains a book of both historic and literary interest, but it’s religious focus is a terrible limitation — though given resurgent fundamentalism of Christian, Muslim, and other sorts Kane may merely be expressing what are again widely-held sentiments.


Annie Moriceau ; Alain Rouch Publisher: For man’s welfare and happiness we must have the presence and the guarantee of God.

You must provide copyright attribution in the xventure summary by providing an interlanguage link to kae source of your translation. Cheikh Hamidou Kane’s Ambiguous Adventure is a fairly early novel of an African travelling to Europe to study and the resultant clash between traditional African values in this case also: Perhaps the very memory of us will die in them. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

This Senegal -related article is a stub. Ambiguous Adventure – Canada. Diallo believes religion offers spiritual aveture and seems convinced that it is all that man needs to be whole — but he has an excuse for not finding or achieving that fulfilment, as he has been corrupted by the West.

God offers all the easy answers: This page was last edited on 14 Augustat Kane even has a Shakespearean fool-character who brings the point home on several occasions. Do not translate text that appears unreliable re low-quality. This article about a s novel is a stub.

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His father maintains otherwise: This article may be expanded with text translated from the corresponding article in French. Trying dw meet all your book preview and review needs. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: Home About Help Search. Some features of WorldCat will not be available. The E-mail Address es field is required.


This article about an African novel is a stub. Would you also like to submit a review for this item? He even has the gall to state he would achieve “rational understanding” of something that is entirely irrational.

The Most Royal Lady recognizes the risks in sending the boy and others like him off to such schools: When they return from the school, there may be those who will not recognize us. In the process, he separates himself from his African roots and does not become fully French either. Machine ambiyue like Deepl or Google Translate is a useful starting point for translations, but translators must ee errors as necessary and confirm that the translation is accurate, rather than simply copy-pasting machine-translated text into the English Wikipedia.

Details Additional Physical Format: It’s not an even playing field, as ambjgue author clearly sides with tradition — which in this case is almost entirely based in religion.

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Diallo’s religious teacher sees only the one way: Further suggestions might be found on the article’s talk page. There, he loses touch with his Islamic faith and his Senegalese roots.

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