Journal of
Languages and Culture

  • Abbreviation: J. Lang. Cult.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6540
  • DOI: 10.5897/JLC
  • Start Year: 2010
  • Published Articles: 132

Full Length Research Paper

Orality, performance and creativity: A descriptive perspective of the Izon Obobo bi necromancy

Odingowei M. Kwokwo
  • Odingowei M. Kwokwo
  • Department of English and Literary Studies, Faculty of Arts, Niger Delta University, Bayelsa State, Nigeria.
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Tarikiye E. Angaye
  • Tarikiye E. Angaye
  • Department of English and Literary Studies, Faculty of Arts, Niger Delta University, Bayelsa State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 09 July 2019
  •  Accepted: 18 February 2020
  •  Published: 30 April 2020

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