"Africa Speaks" is a collection of essays and stories by Nigerien university students, about growing up and living in West Africa on the fault line between traditional and western cultures. Topics include childhood; natural and manmade disasters; magic and belief, customs and rituals; love, courtship, marriage and divorce; family life; rural vs. urban living; politics and public issues; education; heritage; being an outsider.The texts were written in 1990-92 at the University of Niamey, Niger Republic, in classes taught by Patricia Stoll, Fulbright Professor of Writing and Literature.
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Site about the Ika people from South Nigeria, maintained by members of that community. Especially the categories "Ika Traditions", "Ika History" und "Ika Academic" are worth looking at. Furthermore, you will find news from the region. [editors ilissAfrica]