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by Nadezda Obradovi'c

eBook Looking for a rain god: An anthology of contemporary African short stories download ISBN: 0671701797
Author: Nadezda Obradovi'c
Publisher: Simon and Schuster; First Edition edition (1990)
Language: English
Pages: 284
ePub: 1374 kb
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Rating: 4.9
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Category: Literature
Subcategory: Short Stories and Anthologies

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Looking for a Rain God book. Indhold:The madman, Chinua Achebe -Maruma, . What an eye-opening glimpse into revolutionary Africa, to read the works of those African greats who lived it, men and women; writers as esteemed as Ngugi wa Thiong'o and Dambudzo Marechera. It is a travesty that the period in question, one that helped define the modern continent, exists as the barest of footnotes in Western history books. But no matter, we will learn well our own history. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read

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Stories by writers from ten African nations deal with madness, traditional customs, political repression, and clashes with modern values

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This anthology aims to represent the best of contemporary African short stories written in English. Familiar names such as Benjamin Kwakye.

A richly varied, if somewhat uneven, collection of 35 stories by as many postwar writers, only a handful of whom (. There are at least a dozen more fine stories in their unusual and satisfying anthology. Danile Ki, Miodrag Bulatovi, and Milorad Pavi are well known in English translation. Rural, socialist, and magical realism are all amply represented in work that ranges from several sketchy vignettes to enjoyably baroque pieces like Pavi's ""The Wedgewood Tea Set"" and Mileta Prodanovi's wild historical fantasy ""Degli' Impiccati.

Obradovíc once again focuses on Africa with The Anchor Book of Modern African Stories.

African Rhapsody: Short Stories of the Contemporary African Experience includes works by twenty-five writers from sixteen countries throughout the whole of Africa. Obradovíc once again focuses on Africa with The Anchor Book of Modern African Stories.

Looking for a rain god. an anthology of contemporary African short stories. by Nadezda Obradovi'c. Published 1990 by Simon and Schuster in New York, .

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