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Dr Ruth A L Bush

BA, MSc, DPhil

  • BS8 1TE

20112020

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Research Output

2020

African readers as world readers: UNESCO, Worldreader and the perception of reading

Bush, R., 1 Apr 2020, Edinburgh History of Reading: Subversive Readers. Hammond, M. & Rose, J. (eds.). Edinburgh UP, Edinburgh, p. 289-312 24 p. (The Edinburgh History of Reading; vol. 3).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

The Sorbonne

Bush, R., 31 Jan 2020, Postcolonial Realms of Memory. Forsdick, C., Moudileno, L. & Achille, E. (eds.). Liverpool University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

‘Small readers’ and big magazines: reading publics in Bingo, La Vie Africaine, and Awa: la revue de la femme noire.

Bush, R. & Ducournau, C., 1 Jun 2020, In : Research in African Literatures.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

2019
2017

Print Activism and Translating African Literature: Conversations at Writivism 2016

Krishnan, M., Bush, R. & Wallis, K., 16 Aug 2017, In : In Other Words - The Journal for Literary Translators. 49, p. 46-55 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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The Hip-Hop legacies of Cheikh Anta Diop's Nations nègres et culture (Paris: Présence Africaine, 1954)

Bush, R., 2017, Fighting Words : Fourteen Books That Shaped the Postcolonial World. Peter Lang International Academic Publishers

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

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158 Downloads (Pure)
2016

African Connections at New Beacon Books: A conversation with Sarah White and Ali Hussein

Bush, R., 24 Nov 2016, In : Wasafiri. 31, 4, p. 3-8 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

1 Citation (Scopus)

Introduction: Print activism in Twenty-First-Century Africa

Bush, R. & Krishnan, M., 24 Nov 2016, In : Wasafiri. 31, 4, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial (Academic Journal)

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)
104 Downloads (Pure)

Making history: Performances of the past at the 1966 World Festival of Negro Arts

Bush, R., 1 Sep 2016, Performing Pan-Africanism: The First World Festival of Black and African Culture, Dakar 1966: contexts and legacies. Murphy, D. (ed.). Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, (Postcolonialism across the disciplines; vol. 20).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Publishing Africa in French: Literary institutions and decolonization

Bush, R., 31 Jan 2016, Liverpool: Liverpool University Press. 224 p. (Contemporary French and Francophone Cultures)

Research output: Book/ReportAuthored book

2015

Francophone African Literary Prizes and the 'Empire of the French language'

Bush, R. & Ducournau, C., 2015, The Book in Africa: Critical Debates. Davis, C. & Johnson, D. (eds.). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 201-222 21 p. (New Directions in Book History).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

La littérature africaine de langue française, à quel(s) prix ? Histoire d’une instance de légitimation littéraire méconnue (1924-2012)

Bush, R. & Ducournau, C., 1 Oct 2015, In : Cahiers d'études africaines. 25, 3, p. 535 568 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review (Academic Journal)

2014

Editorial craft and francophone African literature: the case of Malick Fall

Bush, R. A. L., Jul 2014, In : Journal of Commonwealth Literature. 49, 3, p. 299 314 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

New Beacon Books: The Pioneering Years

Bush, R. A. L., 2014, George Padmore Institute.

Research output: Other contribution

2013

African literature in French and the Heinemann African Writers Series: towards a relational account of postcolonial book history

Bush, R. A. L., May 2013, Intimate Enemies: Translation in Francophone Contexts. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, Vol. 4. p. 49 68 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

2012

‘Le monde s’effondre? Translating anglophone African literature in the World Republic of Letters’

Bush, R. A. L., Dec 2012, In : Journal of Postcolonial Writing. 48, 5, p. 512 525 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)