In the fantastical world of Nsanga-Norda, Lorsa Lopez murders his wife. It is the signal for Estina Bronzario--the Woman of Bronze--to lead the women of the area to stage a sex strike to protest the official corruption and apathy all around them.
About the Author
Sony Labou Tansi was born in Zaire in 1947 and died in 1995. His first novel, La Vie et Demi, was awarded the special jury's prize at the International Festival of Francophie held in Nice in 1979. He wrote several novels, plays, and poetry.