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Sleepwalking Land copies, 9 reviews Confession of the Lioness: You can examine and separate out names. A sleep walking land which was chosen by the jury chhuva the International Book Festival in Zimbabwe as one of the 12 best African books of the twentieth century. Home Groups Talk Zeitgeist. In he resigned from these posts to study biology.

Neustadt International Prize for Pasamda Three years later he began to study Medicine and then worked as a journalist. You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data. Against the indecency of those who enrich themselves at the expense of everything and everyone, against those who have their hands dripping with blood, against the lies and crime and fear, against all of this the words of writers should be constructed.

The investigation into the background of these occurrences develops into a journey through the cultural heritage of this tattered country, in which the boundaries between dream and reality, past and pasmava become blurred.


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A police inspector is investigating a murder of a tyrannical asylum director in a former Portuguese fort which stored slaves and ivory — and all the suspects are eager to claim responsibility for the act. During the Iraq war Couto, in an open letter to the U.

He’s been told that rest of the world is dead, that all roads are sad, that they wait for an apology from God.

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Become a LibraryThing Author. President George Bush, denounced with fierce words the arrogance of the superpower. Mia Couto has 1 past event.

The only people he knows are his father, his brother, an uncle, and a servant. This duty to my country and my era has guided not pasmzda this book but all my previous novels. Toggle navigation Authors In civil war-ridden Mozambique, led by the communist single political party after its independence, UN Blue Helmets disappear in a mysterious way.

I Agree This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and if not signed in for advertising. In a poetic and innovative way the oral storytelling tradition is fused together with modern literary forms, and x of popular belief are combined with current political events. Mia Couto is currently considered a “single author. Set amid the chaos of West Africa’s civil wars, and acclaimed by such writers as Philip Roth and Chinua Achebe, Emmanuel Dongala ‘s Johnny Mad Dog is a powerful, exuberant, and terrifying coming-of-age story.


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Today pas,ada works as an environmental biologist at Limpopo Transfrontier Park. Mwanito’s been living in a big-game park for eight years. The author lives in the capital of Mozambique, Maputo. Johnny Mad Dog, age sixteen, is a member of a rebel faction bent on seizing control of war-torn Congo.

Events on LibraryThing Local. Main page Picture gallery 2 Rating statistics If you like Mwanito Vitalicio was eleven when he saw a woman for the first time, and the sight so surprised him he ;asmada into tears. For more help see the Common Knowledge help page. Join us for an unforgettable evening of international fiction with three globally acclaimed coming of age novels set in Africa.