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Forest Echoes Nol Alembong.

Author/Creator:
Alembong, Nol.
Publication:
[East Lansing, Mich.] : Distributed in N. America by Michigan State University Press, 2010
Manufacture:
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (94 p.)
Subjects:
Africa -- Poetry.
Cameroon -- Social life and customs -- Poetry.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Forest Echoes is a literary quilt revealing a mature poet bestriding generations as he patches together a people's culture, their philosophy, history, along with their attendant woes into a subtle, sometimes disillusioning even, yet purposeful and poignant whole. Nol Alembong is not afraid to be himself in this work: a scholar, teacher, parent, traditionalist and, above all, an Anglophone-Cameroonian. Whatever the case, these are magisterial and equally influential individual traits that have merged into a united whole in forging this poet's identity and concerns as evident from the thematic p
Contents:
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Introduction; The Beginning; Forest; Forest Echoes; The Crossing; Living East of the Mungo; Remembering February 11, 1961; The Democrat and His Fans; The Sin to Glory; The New Prophets; The Plague; Tears; Sleepwalking; The Aerial Tour; Bamenda; Harvest Reports; Tug-of-war; Harvest Thanksgiving; Of Good and Bad Dogs; Saturday Nights off Campus; Asumpta; Lebialem; Bangwa Tiger; To an Ambazonian Warrior; To You, Florence; Cycles; Bridging the Atlantic; Speaking; Favourite Name; Song of Awambeh; Tekwombuo; Anqwa; The Celebration; Hunting; Tell Me
Who Knows?Green Call; Hawks; The Mosquito and Us; The Clap; Revelation; Glossary; Back cover
Notes:
Poems.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
1-283-19796-0
9956-715-65-4
9786613197962
9956-715-77-8
9956-616-42-7
OCLC:
830166403
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