The Old Man in a State House and Other Stories

The Old Man in a State House and Other Stories

by Tanure Ojaide
     
 

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The Old Man in a State House and Other Stories is a literary canvas which captures the restless matrix that is today's Africa: the corruptive influence of a corrosive oil economy, environmental degradation, wealth and hubris, love and more. Tanure Ojaide has published sixteen collections of poetry, a memoir, three novels, two short story collections and scholarly

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The Old Man in a State House and Other Stories is a literary canvas which captures the restless matrix that is today's Africa: the corruptive influence of a corrosive oil economy, environmental degradation, wealth and hubris, love and more. Tanure Ojaide has published sixteen collections of poetry, a memoir, three novels, two short story collections and scholarly works. He has numerous literary prizes and is currently the Frank Porter Graham Professor of Africana Studies at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780979085871
Publisher:
African Books Collective Limited
Publication date:
03/25/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
166
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.38(d)

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