Tag: wolof people
So long a letter by Mariama Ba
Mariama Ba’s novel touches on very profound issues that are still relevant to my generation of women. This is a very important read for all feminist.
Something Torn and New: An African Renaissance by Ngugi Wa Thiong’o
Technically, this is a set of lectures by Professor Thiong’o on African renaissance and languages. The author presents the case for writing in African languages and the pride of African names. Also, there is a great discussion on what is needed for an African Renaissance. You would expect this to be a tedious read, but…