The Lion and the Jewel

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Oxford University Press, 1963 - 64 pages
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THE LION THE JEWEL
AUTHOR:WOLE SOYINKA
SETTING:NIGERIA
TIME:WHEN WESTERN EDUCATION AND CULTURE PENETRATING IN AFRICA
CHARACTERS
1. BAROKA-CHIEF OF ILUJINLE VILLAGE STANDS FOR LION
2.SIDI- THE BEUTIFUL AND VIRGIN GIRL IN THE VILLAGE, STANS FOR JEWEL
3.LAKUNLE- A SCHOOL TEACHER
4.SADIKU-CHIEF BAROKA"S HEAD WIFE
 

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The book is a drama about Africa.It concerned about a teacher named Lakunle who wants to change the way of the locals but don't know how to go about it.Finally, he loses his betrothed to Baroka,a traditional Chief.It is very interesting play... Read full review

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