In Daybreak is Near...: Literature, Clans and the Nation-State in Somalia, Ali Jimale Ahmed examines the role literature has played in modern Somali society of the past half century. The writer examines Somali literature, both written and oral, to trace the development of Somali nationalism, as well as seek explanations for the disintegration of the post-colonial Somali nation-state.
- Publisher : Red Sea Pr; y First printing edition (March 1, 1997)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 176 pages
- ISBN-10 : 156902023X
- ISBN-13 : 978-1569020234
- Item Weight : 9.5 ounces
- Dimensions : 5.75 x 0.75 x 8.75 inches