BRIEF BIOGRAPHY

Name: Balogun Patrick Olajide
Status: Senior Lecturer
Department: English

 


His Publications are:

  1.  Balogun, Jide,(2007) “Okun Orature: The Socio-cultural Relevance of "Agiri”and “Epa” Festivals”. The Abuja Communicator  A Journal of Culture & Media Arts. pp 93-104        
  2. Balogun P. O.(2004) “Sociological Imperative and Aesthetic Vision in Sembene Ousmane’s Gods Bits of Wood and Xala,” Alore Journal of Humanities. Vol. 14, pp. 115-131. 
  3. Balogun, P. O., (2005) “The Mastery of Comprehension Skills” in V.A.Alabi and S. T. Babatunde (eds.)" Basic Communication Skills for Students of Science and Humanities. pp. 110-124.
  4. Balogun, Jide. (2005) “The Prison Aesthetics in African Literature: The Truth in Alex La Guma’s The Stone Country”. Centrepoint A Journal of Intellectual, Scientific and Cultural Interest, University of Ilorin, Ilorin.
  5. Balogun, Jide (2007) “Approaches To Modern Literary Theories” in Olu Obafemi, G. A. Ajadi and V. A. Alabi (eds.) Critical Perspectives on English Language & Literature. pp. 197-206.  
  6. Balogun, Jide (2006) “The Poet as a social crusader: Tanure Ojaide and the Poetry of Intervention”JH – Journal of Humanities No. 20. pp. 78 – 88. Available http://www.ajol.info/journal_index.php?jid=40      
  7. Balogun, P. O.,(2004) “A Critical Perspective of Emperor Shaka The Great in the Context of the Epic Genre”. AJAH: Anyigba Journal of Arts and Humanities Vol. 1, pp.56-79.
  8. Balogun, P. O., (2003) “The Revolutionary African Novel and Socialist Realism” in Lekan Oyeleye and Moji Olateju (eds.) Readings in Language & Literature, pp. 221-232.
  9. Balogun, Jide (2007) “Stella ‘Dia Oyedepo and her Dramaturgy: An Analysis of her Selected Plays”.The Nasarawa Journal of Humanities Vol. 2 No. 1 pp. 199-20
  10. Balogun, P. O., (2003) “The Performance Phenomenon in African Oral Literature: A Case Study of Emperor Shaka The Great”. The Performer Ilorin Journal of the Performing Arts Vol. 5, pp. 48-59.  
  11. Balogun, Jide (2009) “Who is the Coloniser in Kinkaid’s A Small Place: the White or the Black?” in Dele Adeyanju (ed.) Sociolinguistics of English and Nigerian Languages. (Muenchen, Germany: Lincom Studies in Sociolinguistics.) pp. 276-284.  
  12. Balogun, Jide (2009) “Three types of Writing: Letter, Essay and Creative Writing” in V.A. Alabi and S.T. Babatunde (eds.) The Use of English in Higher Education. pp. 165-183.
  13. Balogun, P. O. (2001) “Towards an Acquisition of Wider Vocabulary” in S. T. Babatunde et al., (eds.) Viewpoints: A Tribute (Ilorin: Department of Modern European Languages, University of Ilorin), pp. 79- 86.
  14. Balogun, P. O.,(2000) “The Jungian Symbolism as Archetypal Epistem in J.P. Clark’s The Ozidi Saga”. Work in Progress no. 11, Journal of the Department of English, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria. pp.49-64.   
  15. Balogun, P. O.,( 2007) “Class Stratification in Post- Independence African Novel: An Example of Xala”, Zaria Journal of Liberal Arts (ZAJOLA): vol. 1, No. 2, pp.37.