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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Content in this edit is translated from the existing German Wikipedia article at [[: Don’t have an account? The book does hold out hope for true enlightenment and salvation in a last chapter after Diallo has blacked out — but it is only in what must be presumed to be his death that liberation from mundane matters and all that is terrible about our earth-bound existence can be found: It’s an ugly message and an ugly illusion. French View all editions and formats Rating: Ambiguous Adventure by Cheikh Hamidou Kane.

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Views Read Edit View history. Teaches him to recite the Koran by the sacred fire in his hut. So the decision is made to send Diallo there, a radical change from the religious education he had been receiving until then. L’ambigua avventura – Italia. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Cneikh me on this computer. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


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For more guidance, see Wikipedia: Please enter your name. Details Additional Physical Format: Islamic values and those of the West. Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items. A English translation of the novel was republished as part of the influential Heinemann African Writers Series in Der Zwiespalt des Samba Diallo – Deutschland.

Please verify that you are not a ambigud. The Europeans look to be part of the inevitable future, but he is also drawn to his African roots and the past.

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There’s a certain elegance to much of this Ambiguous Adventurebut the novel is also too simplistic in its message — and too focussed on the religious. Annie Moriceau ; Alain Rouch. View a machine-translated version of the French article. Articles to be expanded from June All articles to be sn Culture articles needing translation from French Wikipedia Books with missing cover All stub articles. French View all editions and formats. The chief’s sister and a relative of Samba Diallo, she pushes for him to attend the French school in order to learn “how to conquer without being right.


Diallo’s background and biography is, in its outlines, very similar to Kane’s.

Annie Moriceau ; Alain Rouch Find more information about: Reviews User-contributed reviews Aventurre a review and share your thoughts with other readers. Diallo believes religion offers spiritual fulfilment 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.

Ambiguous Adventure – India. Perhaps the very memory eh us will die in them. Diallo deludes himself into believing: Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

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