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Dr. Itang Ede Egbung

Lecturer I
English & Literary Studies
itangegbung@unical.edu.ng

Synopsis

My name is Itang Ede Egbung, a Lecturer I in the Department of English and Literary Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Calabar. My area of specialization and research is Gender in African Literature and well as African Feminism. I have held some administrative posts such as Coordinator, Pre-Degree English of the University, Coordinator, Use of English and Communication Skills, I have also been a time table Officer in my Department. Presently, I am the Secretary of the Post Graduate Committee of my Department.

Publications

Publications by Itang Ede


Egbung, Itang & Grace Okereke. “Education  as an Equalizer: A Study of Bessie Head’s Maru and Tsitsi Dangarembga’s Nervous Conditions”. CALEL:  Currents in African Literature and the English Language. Vol. VI May 2009. 47-56.


Egbung, Itang. “Form and Feminist Consciousness in Walker’s The Color Purple and Hurston’s Their Eyes are Watching God”. The Leajon:  An Academic  Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies. Vol. 2 No. 1 August 2010. 62-70.


Egbung, Itang. African Consciousness in Ama Ata Aidoo’s Our Sister Killjoy”. CAJOLIS: Calabar Journal of Liberal Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal. Vol. 13 No.1 2010. 84-97.


Egbung, Itang. “A Survey of the Criticism of the Language Problem in African Literature: A Case for Chimamanda Adichie’s Purple Hibiscus”. CAJOLIS: Calabar Journal of Liberal Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal. Vol. 14 No. 2 September 2010. 236-257.   


Egbung, Itang. Reversal of Gender Roles in Zaynab Alkali’s The stillborn”. The Leajon: An Academic Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies. Vol. 2 No. 2 February 2011. 11-17.


Egbung, Itang. “Female Solidarity as a Tool for Female Vocality in Amma Darko’s Faceless”. NDUNODE: Calabar Journal of the Humanities. Vol. 9 No. 2 July 2011. 1-20.


Egbung, Itang. “Oppression and Revolt in Chimamanda Adichie’s Purple Hibiscus”. SOPHIA: An African Journal of Philosophy and Public Affairs. Vol. 14 No. 1 April 2012. 106-109.


Egbung, Itang. “Reinventing the African Woman: Akachi Adimora-Ezeigbo’s The Last of the Strong Ones”. CALEL: Currents in African Literature and the English Language. Vol. VI May 2013. 8-17.


Egbung, Itang. “Paternalism and Family Relationships in Tsitsi Dangarembga’s Nervous Conditions and Chimamanda Adichie’s Purple Hibiscus”. NDUNODE: Calabar Journal of the Humanities. Vol. 10 No. 1 July 2013. 136-148.


Egbung, Itang. “The Search for Identity in Bessie Head’s Maru”. SOPHIA: An African Journal of Philosophy and Public Affairs. Vol. 15 No. 2. September, 2015. 7-14.


Egbung, Itang. “Education for Female Self-Actualization in Buchi Emecheta’s Destination Biafra and Tsitsi Dangarembga’s Nervous Conditions”. Africa and World Literature: University of Nigeria Journal of Literary Studies. No. 8-9 December 2015-2016. 156-177.


Egbung, Itang and Grace Okereke.”Parental Control and the Child’s Quest for Freedom in Chimamanda Adichie’s Purple Hibiscus”. CALEL: Currents in African Literature and the English Language. Vol. vii. May 2016. 88-97.


Egbung, Itang. “Satire in Joe Ushie’s Hillsongs and Lambs at the Shrine”. LWATI: A Journal of Contemporary Research. Vol. 9 Issue 2 June 2012. 135-143.


Egbung, Itang & Grace Okereke. “Significant Others, Family Responsibility and the Freedom of the African Child in Tsitsi Dangarembga’s Nervous Conditions”. Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences. Vol. 5 No. 20 September 2014. 2059-2066.


Egbung, Itang. “African Kinship across the Atlantic: A Study of Ben Igwe’s Against the Odds”. Annals of Humanities and Development Studies. Vol. 6 No. 1. 2015. 87-101.


Egbung, Itang. “Gender and the Quest for Social Justice and Relevance in Chimamanda Adichie’s Purple Hibiscus and Half of a Yellow Sun”. American Journal of Social Issues and Humanities. Vol. 6 No. 2 June 2016.


Egbung, Itang. “Female Bonding as Therapy to Human Right Violation in Akachi Ezeigbo’s Trafficked”. Humanities and Social Sciences Review. Vol. 6 No. 2. 2017.

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