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Her African quest

Barbara Tyrrell

Her African quest

by Barbara Tyrrell

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Published by Lindlife, [Distributed by Thorold"s Africana Books] in Muizenberg, [Johannesburg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Southern
    • Subjects:
    • Tyrrell, Barbara.,
    • Women anthropologists -- Africa, Southern -- Biography.,
    • Women artists -- Africa, Southern -- Biography.,
    • Zulu (African people) -- Portraits.,
    • Zulu (African people) -- Social life and customs.,
    • Africa, Southern -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBarbara Tyrrell.
      GenreBiography., Portraits.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN21.T93 A3 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 327 p. :
      Number of Pages327
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL293884M
      ISBN 10187502705X
      LC Control Number97199362
      OCLC/WorldCa39368261

      Summary. In the present day, Orleanna continues to think about her experiences in Africa and still speaks to one of her daughters. She confirms that one of her children is dead, saying, "Africa, where one of my children remains in the dank red earth," but she does not indicate to which child she refers.   But beyond race, the book is about the immigrant’s quest: self-invention, which is the American subject. “Americanah” is unique among the booming canon of immigrant literature of the last.

        In her senior year at Spelman, she applied and was selected for the Thomas J. Watson Fellowship with her hair project. Her children’s book tells the story of African hair through the eyes of a. And just as Ezili appears in different guises and characters, so too does Omise’eke Natasha Tinsley in her voice- and genre-shifting, exploratory book Ezili's Mirrors. Drawing on her background as a literary critic as well as her quest to learn the lessons of her spiritual ancestors, Tinsley theorizes black Atlantic sexuality by tracing how.

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