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  • Characterization in selected Xhosa novels of the 90's 

    Dokolwane, Kutala Primrose (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study examines the portrayal of characters in four Xhosa novels of the 1990s. The objective is to found out whether or not characterization in the Xhosa novels of the 1990s improves. This is done ...

  • Culture and gender in Mayosi's Iqhina Lomtshato 

    Rawana, Thelma Nontathu (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The issues of culture and gender are not a well researched subject in Xhosa literature. So far there is one doctoral research study by Mtuze (1990) conducted on prose works of 1909 - 1980. This study ...

  • Culture and womanhood in Uhambo lwenkululeko 

    Mntanga, Overman Mziwakhe (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The study examines issues of culture in Mcani's drama Uhambo Lwenkululeko (Journey of Freedom). Following Bauerlein (1997:63), it is argued that the study of women in literature forces a critical ...

  • Gender and culture in the Xhosa novel 

    Simani, Nobathembu Alicia (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-03)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study examines gender and culture in L.L. Ngewu's novel, Koda kube nini na? The aim is to examine the influence of culture on how women and men as characters are portrayed. The study is motivated ...

  • Impixano njengoyena ndoqo kwidrama yesixhosa 

    Mtsotsoyi, Edith Ntombizodwa (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-12)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The aim of this study is to explore conflict in the two dramas under study. Conflict is one of the cornerstones of drama and it is the most significant element of plot. An investigation is done of the two ...

  • The portrayal of characters through dialogue and action in isiXhosa drama : dramatic and cultural perspectives 

    Yantolo-Sotyelelwa, Betty Matase (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2005-12)
    This study aims at highlighting one of the crucial aspects of Xhosa drama: how women have been regarded by a variety of communities as being inferior to men. This stereotype pervades almost all spheres of life. The low ...

  • Ukungquzulana lwenkcubeko yemveli neyasentshona kwi-ingqumbo yeminyanya / ukuba ndandazile 

    Cata, Zolani Theo (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2002-04)
    ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study explores the cultural conflict between the Western and African cultures in two Xhosa novels. The two novels investigated in this study are Ingqumbo yeminyanya by A.C. Jordan and Ukuba ...