Elara Bertho's scientific contributions

Publications (5)

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In the novel Bones, written by Chenjerai Hove, ghostly figures and characters of the ancestors are linked to the description of the Liberation Struggle of Zimbabwe. I will analyze the depiction of the war and the way the unheimlich appears in the novel. I will also describe the decomposition of the narrative and of the characters facing the civil w...
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From the beginning of the 1960s to the beginning of the 1980s, despite the extreme difference of the political context, Ahmed Sékou Touré (in Guinea-Conakry, which just obtained its independence) and Robert Mugabe (who was involved in a guerrilla against Rhodesia’s government) imagined two strategies of symbolic filiation quite similar in propagand...