Carnival of the Old Coast available in Paperback
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- Africa World Press
The concern in Johnson's Sierra Leone Trilogy has been to return to, and re-frame the years from the 1500s to the 1960s, and to do so by deploying con/texts in the Sierra Leone Krio heritage--with its remarkably elastic history of scatteration and re-grouping; its canon of anguish that is as much a tale from Shakespeare as it is a bolero for Quasimodo.