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When searching for works of literature (or any other discipline) written *in* the different African portuguese speaking countries, the subject headings will vary according to the country/topic you are searching. Names and time periods can be changed to fit your research needs. On ocassions, subject headings in some databases appear in Portuguese, so make sure that yiou try the different possibilities. Some subject headings may include:
Literatura expressão portuguesa
Literatura Africana (Português)
African literature (Portuguese)
Authors, African –20th century
Mozambican fiction (Portuguese)
Literature and society - Angola
Angolan fiction (Portuguese)
Short stories, Cape Verdean (Portuguese)
Mozambique -- History -- Revolution, 1964-1975 -- Personal narratives, Portuguese
Mozambican literature (Portuguese) -- 20th century -- History and criticism
Some books on Lusophone African literature in Hatcher Library will appear under the Dewey System and others under the Library of Congress (LOC) classification styles. Here are the ranges for both.
General -- Literary history and criticism PQ 9900-
Cabo Verde PQ9942-
São Tomé e Príncipe PQ9948-
Angola -- History DT1264. J36-
Moçambique -- History DT3337.A971-
Cabo Verde -- History DT671. C2-
Guiné-Bissau-- History DT 613.5 .L621-
São Tomé e Príncipe -- History DT 615 .A3 A32-
Portuguese Language- Reference 869B
Lusophone African- Literature and criticism 869.8