Africa: African Science Fiction – Rereading the Classic Nigerian Novel the Palm-Wine Drinkard

[The Conversation Africa] In 1952 The Palm-wine Drinkard became the first West African novel written in English to be published internationally. That it was written by Amos Tutuola, an unknown Nigerian clerk who took to writing to alleviate boredom, meant the book caused a stir. To this day, it's celebrated as a key example of African fantasy.Read the Original Article

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