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Of Africa

by Wole Soyinka

Hardcover, 199 pages, Yale Univ Pr, List Price: $24 |


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The first African recipient of a Nobel Prize in Literature offers a thought-provoking analysis of Africa's current crises while making recommendations for cultural and political renewal, exploring the region's history as it relates to the histories of other nations and critically assessing Africa's stances on race and religious tolerance. 10,000 first printing.

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Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka, speaks in Lagos, Nigeria, this year. Sunday Alamba/AP hide caption

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Africa's Wisdom, Woes Occupy Soyinka's Existence

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