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Mtawa Mweusi

Ngugi Wa Thiong'o - Drama - 1970 - 84 pages
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Dreams in a Time of War: A Childhood Memoir

Ngugi wa Thiong'o - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 192 pages
Born in 1938 in rural Kenya, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o came of age in the shadow of World War II, amidst the terrible bloodshed in the war between the Mau Mau and the British. The son ...
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Something Torn and New: An African Renaissance

Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Ngugi Thiong'o - Social Science - 2009 - 176 pages
Novelist Ngugi wa Thiong’o has been a force in African literature for decades: Since the 1970s, when he gave up the English language to commit himself to writing in African ...
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Weep Not, Child

Ngugi wa Thiong'o - Fiction - 2012 - 176 pages
The Nobel Prize–nominated Kenyan writer’s powerful first novel Two brothers, Njoroge and Kamau, stand on a garbage heap and look into their futures: Njoroge is to attend school ...
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In the House of the Interpreter: A Memoir

Ngugi wa Thiong'o - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 256 pages
With black-and-white illustrations throughout World-renowned Kenyan novelist, poet, playwright, and literary critic Ng˜ug˜ wa Thiong’o gives us the second volume of his ...
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Globalectics: Theory and the Politics of Knowing

Ngugi wa Thiong'o - Literary Criticism - 2012 - 120 pages
A masterful writer working in many genres, Ngugi wa Thiong’o entered the East African literary scene in 1962 with the performance of his first major play, The Black Hermit, at ...
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The Trial of Dedan Kimathi

Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Micere Githae Mugo - Drama - 2013 - 85 pages
Kenyan-born novelist and playwright Ngugi wa Thiong’o and his collaborator, Micere Githae Mugo, have built a powerful and challenging play out of the circumstances surrounding ...
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In the Name of the Mother: Reflections on Writers and Empire

Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʼo - Literary Criticism - 2013 - 146 pages
Alongside the impact of his early novels and plays, and his more recent memoirs, these essays give new insights into Ngugi's and other writers' responses to colonialism - there ...
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Petals of Blood

Ngugi wa Thiong'o - Fiction - 2005 - 432 pages
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