Critical Essays on Ngũgĩ Wa Thiongʼo
Twayne Publishers, 2000 - Literary Collections - 341 pages
The highly acclaimed African writer ("Petals of Blood" and" A Grain of Wheat") who illuminates the struggles of Africa and the "Third World" by writing about his own people, the Gikuyu.
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