After the Ceremonies: New and Selected Poems (African Poetry - download pdf or read online

By Ama Ata Aidoo,Helen Yitah

ISBN-10: 0803296940

ISBN-13: 9780803296947

Ama Ata Aidoo is likely one of the best-known African writers this present day. Spanning 3 many years of labor, the poems during this assortment address themes of colonialism, independence, motherhood, and gender in intimate, own methods along observation on broader social issues. After the Ceremonies is prepared in 3 elements: new and uncollected poems, a few of which Aidoo calls “misplaced or downright lost”; decisions from Aidoo’s An indignant Letter in January and different Poems; and decisions from Someone speaking to Sometime.

even supposing Aidoo is better recognized for her novels Changes: A Love Story and Our Sister Killjoy, that are generally learn in women’s literature classes, and her performs The trouble of a Ghost and Anowa, that are learn and played around the globe, her prowess as a poet shines during this collection.

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