Sozaboy: A Novel in Rotten English

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Longman, 1994 - Fiction - 188 pages
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First published in 1985 in Port Harcourt by Saros International Publishers.

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Review: Sozaboy: A Novel in Rotten English (Longman African Writers/Classics)

User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

Another read from my Human Rights literature class, except not a very enjoyable one. Our main protagonist is Mene, a young and na´ve man who wants to enlist in the army to protect his woman (Agnes ... Read full review

Review: Sozaboy: A Novel in Rotten English (Longman African Writers/Classics)

User Review  - Margaret Norwood - Goodreads

Saro-Wiwa's masterful use of "rotten English" tells the story of a young man's loss of innocence. It is powerful in its emotional and intellectual content. The reader is immediately brought into the ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
11
Section 3
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About the author (1994)

Ken Saro-Wiwa, nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize in 1996, was a novelist, publisher, journalist and human rights activist. He was a committed and tireless campaigner on human rights and environmental issues. In November 1995 he was executed by the Nigerian authorities.

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