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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 a long time of labor, the poems during this assortment address themes of colonialism, independence, motherhood, and gender in intimate, own methods along remark 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”; choices from Aidoo’s An indignant Letter in January and different Poems; and choices from Someone chatting with Sometime.

even if Aidoo is healthier recognized for her novels Changes: A Love Story and Our Sister Killjoy, that are largely learn in women’s literature classes, and her performs The drawback of a Ghost and Anowa, that are learn and played world wide, her prowess as a poet shines during this collection.

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