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Authored Books

Topan, Farouk (2000) Siri (The Secret). Jomo Kenyatta Foundation (Kenya).

Edited Book or Journal Volume

P.Caplan and F.Topan, eds. (2004) Swahili Modernities. Culture, Politics and Identity on the East Coast of Africa. Africa World Press, New Jersey ( USA).

Book Chapters

Topan, Farouk (2008) 'Tanzania: the Successful Development of Swahili as a National and Official Language.' In: Simpson, Andrew, (ed.), Language and National Identity in Africa. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Topan, Farouk (2004) 'From Mwana Kupona to Mwavita: Representations of female status in Swahili Literature.' In: P.Caplan and F.Topan, (eds.), Swahili Modernities. Culture, poilitics and identity on the East Coast of Africa. Africa World Press, New Jersey (USA), pp. 213-227.

Topan, Farouk (2004) 'Urban Folklore: The Swahili of Zanzibar.' In: P.M.Peek and Yankah, K, (eds.), African Folklore. An Encyclopaedia. Routledge, New York/London (UK) (USA), pp. 485-486.

Topan, Farouk (2003) 'Islam in African Literature.' In: Gikandi, S, (ed.), Encyclopaedia of African Literature. Routledge (Taylor & Francis) (UK), pp. 242-245.

Topan, Farouk (2000) 'Being Muslim in East Africa: a Swahili Perspective.' In: Salter, T and King, K, (eds.), Africa, Islam and Development: Islam and Development in Africa - African Islam, African Development. Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh, pp. 283-297.

Topan, Farouk (2000) 'East African Languages.' In: France, P, (ed.), The Oxford Guide to Literature in English Translation. Oxford University Press, pp. 129-132.

Topan, Farouk (2000) 'Swahili Literature.' In: Killam, D and Rowe, R, (eds.), The Companion to African Literatures. James Currey; Indiana University Press, pp. 278-281.

Topan, Farouk (2000) 'Swahili and Isma'ili perceptions of Salat.' In: Parkin,S, D, (ed.), Islamic Prayer across the Indian Ocean. Curzon Press, pp. 99-115.

Topan, Farouk (2000) 'Tayeb Salih's Season of Migration to the North.' In: J, M, (ed.), African Novels in the Classroom. Lynne Rienner Publishers, pp. 241-250.

Topan, Farouk (1998) 'Comment devient-on Musulman?' In: le, C and Crozon, A, (eds.), Zanzibar Aujourd'hui. Karthala, pp. 299-305.

Topan, Farouk (1998) 'Langue et culture swahili à Zanzibar.' In: Le Cour Grandmaison, C. and Crozon, A., (eds.), Zanzibar Aujourd'hui. Karthala, pp. 247-258.

Topan, Farouk (1996) 'Muslim perceptions in a Swahili oral genre.' In: K, ed, (ed.), The Marabout and the Muse. Heinemann & James Currey, pp. 116-123.

Journal Article

Topan, Farouk (2001) 'Islamic Religious Poetry in Africa.' Journal of African Cultural Studies (special issue), vol. 1. pp. 1-119.

Topan, Farouk (2001) 'Projecting Islam: Narrative in Swahili Poetry.' Journal of African Cultural Studies (Special Issue), vol. 1. pp. 107-119.

Topan, Farouk (1997) 'Biography writing in Swahili.' History in Africa, 24. pp. 299-307.

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