Fathers & daughters : an anthology of exploration / edited by Ato Quayson

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Subjects: Fathers and daughters--Africa
Fatherhood--Africa
Parent and adult child--Africa
Families--Africa
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Banbury, Oxfordshire, UK : Ayebia Clarke Pub. ; [London] : Arts Council England ; Boulder, CO : Lynne Rienner Publishers [distributor], 2008
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: viii, 200 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Ato Quayson: Introduction 1
Amulets & Feathers / Leila Aboulela 5
The Three Little Girls of Anamaase / Ama de-Graft Aikins 13
A Letter to My Father / Abena P. A. Busia 25
Of Memory and Loss / Abena P. A. Busia 32
Letter to the Lost Daughter / Harry Garuba 34
A Voyage Round My Daughter / Simon Gikandi 46
Three Seasons / Helon Habila 71
Me and My Daughters / F. Abiola Irele 74
God No Go Vex / Uchenna Izundu 83
The Initiation / Anthonia C. Kalu 93
Girlfriend / Sarah Ladipo Manyika 102
The Return of Christopher Okigbo / Olu Oguibe, Obiageli Okigbo 108
My Girls / Tejumola Olaniyan 121
Bobo the Snowflake Catcher / Ato Quayson 131
The Wake-Up Call! / Ayebia Ribeiro-Ayeh 145
His Eyes Were Shining Like a Child / Zina Saro-Wiwa 150
Away from My Father / Veronique Tadjo 158
Such a Cold Country / Catt Thomas 169
Memories of Birth & Other Anecdotes / Paul Tiyambe Zeleza 183
Index 199
Alternate Titles: Fathers and daughters
Additional Authors: Quayson, Ato
Notes: ISBN: 9780955507908
ISBN: 0955507901
Includes index
OCLC Number: 244768617
ISBN/ISSN: 9780955507908
0955507901