African Studies Thesaurus
popular literature Search catalogue 294932666
Designates publications about popular literature. Literature intended for or suited to the taste and understanding of the general public rather than specialists or intellectuals; literature appealing to the popular taste.
For specific texts, use 'popular literature (form)'. Examples: 1. Popular literature in Tanzania : its background and relation to 'East African' literature / Stephen H. Arnold. Descriptors: Tanzania, popular literature 2. Veronica my daughter / Ogali A. Ogali. Descriptors: Nigeria, popular literature (form)
popular literature (form)
19.03 LITERARY GENRES
For publications indexed before 2006, see also popular literature (form).
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