Samba diallo, the hero of ambiguous adventure by cheikh hamidou kane, is a young man whose existence is a part of many spheres in this story of his moral and intellectual development, he tries to find a harmony through which he may satisfy the necessities of physical existence while remaining true to the word of god. Ambiguous adventure, originally titled l'aventure ambiguë, is a novel by senegalese author cheikh hamidou kane it was originally published in 1961 in the author's native language. Ambiguous adventure is an indispensable book for anyone wish- ing to delve into the psychology of colonialism” — words without borders “cheikh hamidou kane, avoiding the temporal and political ele- ment of his subject matter, the anguish of being black, lands upon a reflection that concerns us all: the anguish of being human.
Ambiguous adventure: a crossroad novel lthfiflffft rffiftfift ffi , thff 39 texts it is an educational story which is also a collection of many successive discursive elements cheikh hamidou kane’s novel proposes a sort of “recto/verso” strategy forcing us to jux. Cheikh hamidou kane’s novel proposes a sort of “recto/verso” strategy forcing us to jux- tapose and read simultaneously two realities, equally antagonistic and necessary: progressive ra- tionalism and sufi idealism, the arid yet unavoidable empire of technology and science and the.
Cheikh hamidou kane 7 followers cheikh hamidou kane (born 3 april 1928 in matam) is a senegalese writer best known for his prize-winning novel l'aventure ambiguë (ambiguous adventure) , about the interactions of western and african cultures.
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Cheikh hamidou kane (born 3 april 1928 in matam) is a senegalese writer best known for his prize-winning novel l'aventure ambiguë (ambiguous adventure), about the interactions of western and african culturesits hero is a fulani boy who goes to study in france. Ambiguous adventure cheikh hamidou kane one of the great classics of the african europhone canon is a text (originally published in french, in 1962) by the senegalese author cheikh hamidou kane: it is called (in its english translation) ambiguous adventure, published by heinemann in their african writers’ series in 1972. Cheikh hamidou kane was born in 1928 in senegal educated in a koranic school, he went on to study philosophy and law at the university of paris, before returning to senegal where he became a government minister and, later, a unicef representative traveling throughout africa he lives in dakar.