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Syllabus Project

Religion and culture in the African historical narrative Course Description: In this graduate level course, we will explore the role of religion in the African novel. The ties between religion and culture feature frequently in the literature to emerge out … Continue reading

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Relationships with the Past in Petals of Blood

Petals of Blood has led me to consider how Munira and characters in general position themselves in relation to the past and future. I’ve mostly been drawn to Munira’s relationship with Ilmorog as well as his behavior in the present-day … Continue reading

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