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Title African rhapsody : short stories of the contemporary African experience / edited by Nadĕzda Obradović ; with a foreword by Chinua Achebe.

Imprint New York : Anchor Books, 1994.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Short Stories    S AFR    Available
Edition 1st Anchor Books ed.
Description xxiii, 353 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents A handful of dates / Tayeb Salih -- The advance / Henri Lopes -- Papa, snake & I / Luis Bernardo Honwana -- The prophetess / Njabulo S. Ndebele -- A child in the bush of ghosts / Olympe Bhely-Quenum -- It was Easter Sunday the day I went to Netreg / Sindiwe Magona -- The brother / Charles Mungoshi -- The dignity of begging / William (Bloke) Modisane -- The garden of evil / William Saidi -- Bossy / A. R. Gurnah -- A night out / Tololwa Marti Mollel -- Hot days, long nights / Nnadazie F. Inyama.
Her three days / Sembene Ousmane -- A life in detail / Mohammed Berrada -- The three-piece suit / Ali Deb -- The wicked tongue / Mohammed Moulessehoul -- Four dimensions / I. N. C. Aniebo -- Thought tracks in the snow / Dambudzo Marechera -- Waiting for a turn / Ken Lipenga -- The other city / Ibrahim Abdel Megid -- God of Meme / Ndeley Mokoso -- Africa kills her sun / Ken Saro-Wiwa -- At the time of the Jasmine / Alifa Rifaat -- The last battle / Ossie O. Enekwe -- Civil War I-VII / Adewale Maja-Pearce.
Subject Short stories, African (English)
Short stories, African -- Translations into English.
Africa -- Fiction.
Added Author Obradović, Nadežda.
Achebe, Chinua.
Ṣāliḥ, al-Ṭayyib, 1929- A handful of dates.
Lopes, Henri, 1937- Advance.
Honwana, Luís Bernardo, 1942- Papa, snake & I.
Ndebele, Njabulo S. (Njabulo Simakahle) 1948- Prophetess.
Bhêly-Quénum, Olympe, 1928- A child in the bush of ghosts.
Magona, Sindiwe, It was Easter Sunday the day I went to Netreg.
Mungoshi, Charles, 1947- Brother.
Modisane, William (Bloke), 1924-1986. Dignity of begging.
Saidi, William, Garden of evil.
Gurnah, A.R., 1948- Bossy.
Mollel, Tololwa M. (Tololwa Marti), A night out.
Inyama, Nnadazie F., 1946- Hot days, long nights.
Sembène, Ousmane, 1923- Her three days.
Berrada, Mohammed, A life in detail.
Deb, Ali, 1941- Three-piece suit.
Moulessehoul, Mohammed, 1955- Wicked tongue.
Aniebo, I. N. C., 1939- Four dimensions.
Marechera, Dambudzo, 1955-1987. Thought tracks in the snow.
Lipenga, Ken, Waiting for a turn.
Megid, Ibrahim Abdel, Other city.
Mokoso, Ndeley, God of meme.
Saro-Wiwa, Ken, 1941- Africa kills her sun.
Rifʻat, Alīfah, At the time of the Jasmine.
Enekwe, Ossie Onuora, 1942- Last battle.
Maja-Pearce, Adewale, 1953- Civil War I-VII.
ISBN 0385468164 : 12.95 ( 16.95 Can.)

 
    
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