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Musho!: Zulu Popular Praises (African Historical Sources)
By Brand: Michigan State University Press
ean: 9780870133060, isbn: 0870133063,
In Musho! Zulu Popular Praises Elizabeth Gunner, an authority on Zulu literature at the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London, and Mafika Gwala, a South African teacher and poet, have translated, transcribed, and annotate...
Rising of the Ashes
By Brand: City Lights Publishers
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ean: 9780872865266, isbn: 0872865266,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
The violence of war is rendered immediate and vividly personal in this powerful book by one of North Africa’s premier writers and intellectuals. The human devastation wrought upon Iraqis in the Gulf War and upon Palestinian refugees in Lebanon and ...
Idanre and Other Poems
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ean: 9780809013524, isbn: 0809013525,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
A selection of poetry discussing political tensions and Africa's cultural traditions also includes an adaptation of the creation myth of Ogun, the Yoruba God of Iron...
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ean: 9780996182904, isbn: 099618290X,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
Halim Flowers is the author of eleven books. #UNCHAINABLE is his fourth collection of poetry. From the author: I was born and raised in Washington, D.C. during the crack era, pre-gentrification, when the nation’s capital was the murder capital. I a...
Diwani ya Tuzo ya Ushairi ya Ebrahim Hussein (Swahili Edition)
By Mkuki Na Nyota Publishers
ean: 9789987083268, isbn: 9987083269,
This is the second collection of poems that were entered for the Ebrahim Hussein poetry prize for 2015/2016. The late Gerald Belkin, film director, who came to in order to record on film the challenges of building Ujamaa (socialist) villages in the s...
New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Tano) (African Poetry Book Fund)
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ean: 9781617756238, isbn: 1617756237,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
"[This collection] continues the African Poetry Book Fund project to identify the best poetry by African poets working today and ensure their publication. This 12-piece, limited-edition box set features the work of 11 new poets."--Publishers Weekly, ...
City Without People: The Katrina Poems (Black Widow Press Modern Poetry)
By Commonwealth Books, Black Widow
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ean: 9780983707912, isbn: 098370791X,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
Niyi Osundare, one of Africa's most prominent poets and resident of New Orleans, La was one of the many whose life was caught in the destructive force of hurricane Katrina. Rescued by a neighbor with a boat, losing all that he had, exiled without eve...
Close Up: An Actor Telling Tales
By Brand: Oberon Books Ltd
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781840025040, isbn: 1840025042,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
In this acclaimed autobiography, John Fraser takes us from the council estates of prewar Glasgow to the glamour of 1960’s Hollywood and beyond. Funny, honest and acutely observant about himself, his family and his friends, John Fraser presents such...
Bilomelele bye Lukingi Masaaba: Poems of Mount Elgon
ean: 9781926906546, isbn: 1926906543,
And O the lofty blowing of the horns At various stations of the homeward journey When the horn-bearers suddenly – Blared their message to the mountain Sounded their object to the plains Announced their cause to the sunset Declared their purpose to ...
Outburst: The Things We Don't Say
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ean: 9780997779202, isbn: 0997779209,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
The anthology will serve as a manual taking readers through the healing journey of difficult times in life. It allows readers to discover that though life becomes difficult and lonely at times, there are many people that go through similar situations...
Revolution: Struggle Poems
mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9789956762132, isbn: 995676213X,
Revolutionary as a way of solving problems bedevilling our place under the sun, revolutions we witnessed in The Middle East, revolutionary in writing, text, textiness of text, the poetic genre, attitude of mind, ideas, living. Poems in Revolution tak...
Africanization and Americanization Anthology: Africa Vs North America : Searching for Inter-racial, Interstitial, Inter-sectional, and Interstates
ean: 9780797486164, isbn: 079748616X,
Africanization and Americanization Anthology, Volume 1: Searching for Inter-racial, Interstitial, Inter-sectional, and Interstates meeting spaces, Africa Vs North America, comprises of 107 pieces from 43 poets, 4 essayists, 6 storytellers, and 1 play...
ean: 9780620792271, isbn: 0620792272,
In an extraordinary debut, Megan Ross writes the uneasy truths about unexpected motherhood and all its emotional detritus. In deftly and experimentally navigating the angst, joy and self-reckoning that comes with the choices and misadventures of youn...
Kenahu Bechereka and Senbet Weg (Amharic Edition)
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781981500819, isbn: 1981500812,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
Essayias Lesanu Bezabeh's third full length collection of poetry in Amharic is celebration of healing, compassion and hope. Courageous at times, haunting and sometimes profoundly humorous, 'Yesenbet Weg' is a suburb work by Essayias Lesanu Bezabeh. I...
A Bed and Lonely Nights
ean: 9780692126561, isbn: 0692126562,
A Bed And Lonely Nights is a poetry book that is divided into three chapters, Imaginary Tucked in Bed with You, Pillow Fights with knives, and Restless Nights without You. Lovable Defender takes you on a magical, unapologetic love journey in each cha...
ean: 9780312064242, isbn: 0312064241,
nappy edges collects poetry and poetic prose by "a writer of unusual power and resonance . . . A leading black poet [who] ranks [with] Giovanni, Baraka, Brooks, and Hughes" (Emery Lewis, The Record). Indeed, nappy edges is "extraordinary and wonderfu...
One For The Pot: Poems by Neil Stewart McLeod
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
ean: 9781489575104, isbn: 1489575103,
Being raised in Kenya in the 1950's, when it was still a British colony allows for an unusual and interesting upbringing. The author’s family lived up country in places where there was no electricity or refrigeration. In the early days his father u...
Teahouse of the Almighty (National Poetry)
By Brand: Coffee House Press
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mpn: 9781566891936, ean: 9781566891936, isbn: 1566891930,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
A National Poetry Series winner, chosen by Edward Sanders.“What power. Smith’s poetry is all poetry. And visceral. Her poems get under the skin of their subjects. Their passion and empathy, their real worldliness, are blockbuster.”—Marvin Bel...
When the Wanderers Come Home (African Poetry Book)
By University of Nebraska Press
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ean: 9780803288577, isbn: 0803288573,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
Described by African scholar and literary critic Chielozona Eze as “one of the most prolific African poets of the twenty-first century,” Patricia Jabbeh Wesley composed When the Wanderers Come Home during a four-month visit to her homeland of Lib...
Eyewitness Accounts Shackleton's Last Voyage
ean: 9781445635934, isbn: 1445635933,
On 17 September 1921, the explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton left London aboard his ship Quest, bound for the Antarctic on what would prove to be his final voyage. His second in command was Frank Wild, himself an experienced Antarctic explorer and previo...
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