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  • Majunga Tokby Wuteh Vakunta

    Langaa RPCIG 2008; US$ 17.10

    Pidgin English is the chief medium of communication for the great majority of Cameroonians. It sustains a world view, culture and way of life. Pidgin embodies concepts that would at best be partially expressed in formal English. A critical understanding of Pidgin English requires not only a thorough grasp of the socio-cultural matrix from which the... more...

  • Straddling the Mungo: A Book of Poems in English and Frenchby Wuteh Vakunta

    Langaa RPCIG 2009; US$ 18.05

    This collection makes a forceful case that official bilingualism is not a pipe-dream, but rather a powerful modus operandi with the potential to ease a myriad of socio-political bottlenecks. more...

  • Green Rapeby Wuteh Vakunta

    Langaa RPCIG 2008; US$ 18.05

    Green Rape: Poetry for the Environment is an anthology of poems written in strong support of environmental literacy. Each poem is the poet's cry of protest against the rape of natural and built environments. The anthology examines a wide range of issues including the clash of global capitalism with environmental activism. It takes a close look at the... more...

  • Lava Lamp Poemsby Colleen Higgs

    Modjaji Books 2010; US$ 18.05

    Colleen Higgs launched Modjaji Books, the first publishing house for southern African women writers, in 2007. Her first collection of poetry, Halfborn Woman, was published in 2004. She lives in Cape Town with her partner and her daughter. more...

  • Death of Hardshipby Ekpe Inyang

    Langaa RPCIG 2012; US$ 18.05

    Death of Hardship kaleidoscopically unveils human intrigues, predicaments and woes. It brings into sharp focus the most dreaded products of cruel oppression, exploitation, and destruction�the worst forms of human degradation and sufferings. However, it also sheds beams of hope, celebrating optimism in the struggle and eventually opening the curtain... more...

  • Please, Take Photographsby Sindiwe Magona

    Modjaji Books 2009; US$ 18.05

    Sindiwe Magona's poems conspire with her. Even years after being written, they still seem warm from her lips, and it is this residue of her telling them that draws you into their confidence. From the languid innocence of the poems about her village, to her shattering images of Africa at war, Magona leads you headlong into her fireside circle where... more...

  • Nest of Stonesby wa Makokha

    Langaa RPCIG 2010; US$ 9.99

    Wanjohi wa Makokha�s Nest of Stones is the second book of poems, since the publication of Sitawa Namwalie�s Cut off my Tongue (Storymoja: 2009), devoted in principal to the moment of the 2007-2008 Kenyan Crisis. The crisis is locally known as the Post-Election Violence (PEV). The book collects over sixty pieces of his recent verse chosen on the basis... more...

  • The Oracle of Tearsby Tennu Mbuh

    Langaa RPCIG 2010; US$ 18.05

    Mbuh Tennu Mbuh is a lecturer in the English Department, University of Yaound� I. A pioneer member of the Anglophone Cameroon Writers Association (ACWA) and a Fulbright and Commonwealth Scholar, Tennu holds a PhD from the University of Nottingham. He is author of a novel, In the Shadow of My Country. more...

  • Shadows From The Abyssby Menkan Mbunda

    Langaa RPCIG 2009; US$ 17.10

    This is the first volume of a patriotic poet whose heart is on fire. The poems touch on a variety of issues, some personal and private, other public - past and current. They range from family, love and longing; friendship and marriage, to culture, politics, corruption and death. They are cadenced and vibrant with different emotions: nostalgia, regret... more...

  • Writing Therapyby Kwachou Monique

    Langaa RPCIG 2010; US$ 18.05

    Writing therapy is a varied collection of poems of a brisk, forward taste. The poet uses her poems as a form of expression of the harmonies and tensions that reassure and perturb the mind, heart and Spirit. This is a canvas of emotional expression from the frustration of the African youth to the declaration of the feminist, the desolation of the lovelorn... more...