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Achmat Dangor

Bitter Fruit

Work in progress(...)

literary

YEAR: 2001

COUNTRY: Republic of South Africa


Imogen Greenberg , Isabel Greenberg

Discover… (Series): The Ancient Greeks

Discover...  began in 2016. It is part of a series offering a light-hearted introduction to a range of ancient cultures, including The Roman Empire, The Ancient Aztecs, and The Ancient Egyptians.Discover... The Ancient Greeks opens with the stated intention of exploring who the ancient Greeks really were. The book is divided into 2-page sub-sections, each discussing a different aspect of ancient Greek culture.(...)

literary

YEAR: 2017

COUNTRY: United States of America


Ola Rotimi

The Gods Are Not to Blame

A first baby, male, is born to king Adetusa and Queen Ojuola of Kutuje. As tradition demands, they take him to the shrine of Ogun for blessings and for the divination of his future. Baba Fakunle, a purblind great seer who is called in for the divination pronounces: “This boy, he will kill his father and then marry his mother”. To avoid these evil events in the land, and with the consent of the parents, the priest of Ogun ties the boy’s legs with a string of cowries and hands hi(...)

literary

YEAR: 1971

COUNTRY: United Kingdom


Nkong Kima

The Regency of Ajongako II

The Regency of Ajongako II, is a two act play that depicts how the Germans ruled ‘Kamerun’ back in the days of colonization. Hauptmann and Lt Rausch are at the newly opened Fontemdorf resident office, investigating the where abouts of the Bangwa resistant king, Asonganyi. The elders reveal that he is dead and the Germans are not convinced even after they see his grave. They promise to severely punish the entire village if they discover that they are lying and hiding their king from t(...)

literary

YEAR: 2012