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Praise-poems of Tswana chiefs.

Isaac Schapera

Praise-poems of Tswana chiefs.

by Isaac Schapera

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sotho poetry (Collections),
  • English poetry -- Translations from Sotho,
  • Sotho poetry -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesOxford library of African literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL8664 A2 S35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination255p.
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17144289M

    Isaac Schapera (23 June Garies, Cape Colony – 26 June London, England), was a social anthropologist at the London School of Economics specialising in South Africa. He was notable for his contributions of ethnographic and typological studies of the indigenous peoples of Botswana and South Africa. Additionally, he was one of the founders of the group that would Alma mater: University of Cape Town, London . A praise poem is a tribute; an important part of political and literary expression of Africa. In Zulu, praise poetry is called izibongo. It refers to poetic expression that not only defines but names an individual. Praise poetry is written with bold imagery, expressed in .

    #setswana poetry: xxx. Tsala e ya nnete tota E lerato le popota Ga e go bone makoa Ga e go tsenye ka sekgwa. earlier study of Praise Poems of Tswana Chiefs. The genealogical table on page 62 is a useful ready reference to the chiefs and their major kinship connections. The preface, which is basically a brief survey of the field, states that the main emphasis of the book is on 'translation and interpretation' without, hopefully, 'any un-.

    In book: Theatre and Change in South Africa, Edition: 1, Chapter: „What is a tribal dress? The ‘imbongi’ (praise singer) and the ‘people’s poet’.Reactivation of a tradition in the.   Author of The Bantu-speaking tribes of South Africa, A handbook of Tswana law and custom, The Tswana, The Khoisan peoples of South Africa, Government and politics in tribal societies, Praise-poems of Tswana chiefs, Married life in an African tribe, The Khoisan peoples of South Africa, Bushmen and Hottentots.


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Each poem is generously annotated in English. An invaluable book for students of Tswana literature, anthropologists and sociologists.

A Poem In Tswana About My Parents poem by KUTLWANO SONJI NOBLE ONE NKWE. Tlhowang ditsebe mme le rate mafoko a mmokiKe itshwaretse fela gole gonnye ke raya setokiLetswaana fela la poko ga ke a abelwa ke wa nta motlhoki. Page. The poem, which is published in Isaac Schapera's book, Praise Poems of Tswana Chiefs, has more than verses.

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Engelbrecht, 1 book O'Riordan, Sean, 1 book Marguerite Andrée Peters, 1 book N. Firstly there was Schapera's Praise-poems of Tswana chiefs, which bears close comparison with the present work since the Tswana and Sotho peoples are very closely related.

More recent, and even more directly relevant, is D. Kunene's Heroic poetry of the Basotho which appeared in Kunene's book is concerned with precisely the same field.

Table of Contents Lesson Topic Audio Guide Page 1 A Guide to Pronunciation 3 3 2 Greetings (Formal & Informal)- dialogue 3 4 3 Introducing Self / Someone 3 4 4 Leave- Taking Expressions 3 5 5 Vocabulary 1 (Verbs) File Size: KB. When he was in Botswana, anthropologist, Isaac Schapera, was able to preserve some of the Setswana praise-poems of yesteryears in a book that is .Discover Book Depository's huge selection of I Schapera books online.

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Culture and customs of Botswana / James Denbow and Phenyo C. Thebe. p. cm. — (Culture and customs of Africa, ISSN –) Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN 0–––2 (alk. paper) 1. Botswana—Civilization. 2. Botswana—Social life and customs. I. Thebe, Phenyo C. II. Title. III. Series. DTD46