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White mother in Africa

Margaret Sally Keach

White mother in Africa

by Margaret Sally Keach

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Published by R. R. Smith in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Central
    • Subjects:
    • Africa, Central -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Margaret Sally Eulich.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT356 .K4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination220 p.
      Number of Pages220
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6392424M
      LC Control Number39025066
      OCLC/WorldCa2890989

        Diop glories mother in his poems and Okigbo recognizes the power of his mother "Idoto." In most texts written in Africa both by male and female, writers refer to the mother Africa trope and it has remained a prominent subject in African discourse. Love of mother and love of nation have been taken as one and the same. Collier, whose book “Uptown” won the first Ezra Jack Keats award, still remembers his mother, a Head Start teacher, bringing home “The Snowy Day.” “It was the first time I saw a kid that.


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