Selected African Literature & Theater Sources

This web page serves as a research guide for anyone interested in African Literature and Theater. The following are electronic resources. To find our collection of print-only resources, click here.

GUIDES AND SURVEYS

BIBLIOGRAPHIES

  • "Annual Bibliography of Commonwealth literature." In Journal of Commonwealth Literature.
  • African Language Materials Archive (ALMA)
    The African Language Materials Archive, or ALMA, is a multi-partner project focusing on the promotion and documentation of literature and literacy in the languages of Africa. It further serves to assist African language authors and publishers in publicizing and distributing their work.
  • Reading African Women Writers
    From the University of Western Australia. Includes A Bibliography of Lusophone Women Writers and a Bibliography of Anglophone Women Writers.

INDEXES AND DATABASES

LITERARY BIOGRAPHY, BOOK REVIEWS, AND CRITICISM