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- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 15.00
Born in 1938 in rural Kenya, Ng?g? 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 of a man whose four wives bore him more than a score of children, young Ng?g? displayed what was then considered a bizarre thirst for learning, yet it was unimaginable that... more...
- Columbia University Press 2012; US$ 21.99
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 the National Theatre in Uganda. In 1977 he was imprisoned after his most controversial work, Ngaahika Ndeenda (I Will Marry When I Want), produced in Nairobi, sharply criticized... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 15.95
With black-and-white illustrations throughout World-renowned Kenyan novelist, poet, playwright, and literary critic Ng?ug?ý wa Thiong?o gives us the second volume of his memoirs in the wake of his critically acclaimed Dreams in a Time of War. In the House of the Interpreter richly and poignantly evokes the author?s life and times at boarding... more...
- Boydell & Brewer Group Ltd 2013; US$ 21.86
Renowned worldwide, as novelist and dramatist, Ngugi wa Thiongo's contributions to the body of critical writing on African literature, politics and society have been highly significant. His best knowncritical work is Decolonising the Mind, which since publication in 1986 has profoundly influenced other writers, critics, scholars and students. These... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2008; US$ 16.95
In exile now for more than twenty years, Kenyan novelist, playwright, poet and critic Ngugi wa Thiong?o has become one of the most widely read African writers. Commencing in ?our times? and set in the fictional ?Free Republic of Aburiria,? Wizard of the Crow dramatizes with corrosive humor and keenness of observation a battle for control of the souls... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 41.95
Enslavement, forced migration, war and colonization have led to the global dispersal of Black communities and to the fragmentation of common experiences. The majority of Black language researchers explore the social and linguistic phenomena of individual Black communities, without looking at Black experiences outside a given community. This groundbreaking... more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 99.99
This book explores the role of hip hop in grassroots changes occurring today in Africa. It argues that artists use hip hop to confront social structures and reveals the complexity and dynamic nature of African culture, the entanglements between local and global movements, and the synergy of youth mobilization. more...