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Jagua Nana"s Daughter

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Published by Spectrum Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLaurent Elder (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9191935M
    ISBN 109782460435
    ISBN 109789782460431


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(Elizabeth is the daughter of Jagua Nana; Elizabeth is the protagonist of this work) In the earlier, more famous work, the eponymous Jagua Nana is a notorious prostitute, and her daughter, Elizabeth, is not much better, it seems.

Many people in our 4/5. Jagua Nana's Daughter Paperback – January 1, by Cyprian Ekwensi (Author), Laurent Jagua Nanas Daughter book (Editor) out of 5 stars 2 ratingsCited by: 4. Jagua Nana's Daughter by Cyprian Ekwensi From one of Africa's foremost novelists and master story-teller, this is a sequel to Ekwensi's best-selling Jagua Nana.

Jagua Nana’s daughter is a sequel to Cyprian Ekwensi’s best-selling Jagua Nana. The story centres around the heroine’s traumatic search for her real mother. The story centres around the heroine’s traumatic search for her real mother.

Jagua Nana, no longer young but still irresistible, lives a life of hedonism in Lagos: men, parties, fights, wild nights in the Tropicana with her handsome young boyfriend Freddie. Rushing from one experience to the next in search of something she can't quite grasp, Jagua finds herself embroiled in shady politics, caught up in village feuds and a source of drama wherever she goes.

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From one of Africa’s foremost novelists and master story-teller, this is a sequel to Ekwensi’s best-selling Jagua Nana. The story centres around the heroine’s traumatic search for her real mother. All the. When I was in high school in the 60s, this was the scandalous book that we boys exchange for 3 other novels.

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This is further characterized by “being” and “appearance” (l'ordre de l'être et l'ordre du paraître) which Author: S. Aje. Buy Jagua Nana's Daughter Revised ed. by Ekwensi, Cyprian, Elder, Laurent (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(2).

Spectrum Books Limited, - Nigerian fiction (English) - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Jagua Nana's Daughter: A Sequel to Jagua Nana Cyprian Ekwensi Snippet view -   Jagua Nana's Daughter by Cyprian Ekwensi,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Cyprian Ekwensi.

His most successful novel Jagua Nanas Daughter book Jagua Nana (), about a Pidgin -speaking Nigerian woman who leaves her husband to work as a prostitute in a city and falls in love with a teacher. He also wrote a sequel to this, Jagua Nana's Daughter.

Inhe received Children: Five. Jagua Nana's Daughters. May 3, fictioningdevelopment. Like all my reading of African Writers, I read Jaguar Nana and the sequel at a very young age.

My mother loved to read, my father loved to oblige her and we the children had scores and scores of books within reach to devour at will. Even now, I recall my shock at the life of this.

Jagua Nana, his most famous book, appeared in and won the Dag Hammarskjöld prize in literature, though it was banned in schools and attacked by the church. In later life Ekwensi worked in broadcasting, politics and as a pharmacist, while writing over forty books and scripts.

He died insurvived by his wife and nine s:   Jagua Nana's daughter: a sequel to Jagua NanaSpectrum Books, Ltd. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ekwensi, Cyprian.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ekwensi, Cyprian. Jagua Nana's daughter. Ibadan [Nigeria]: Spectrum Books,© (OCoLC) Burning Grass () concerns Fulani cattlemen in the north of Nigeria. A sequel to Jagua Nana, entitled Jagua Nana’s Daughter, was published inand For a Roll of Parchment, his 33rd novel, appeared in He also wrote a number of children’s books and a collection of Igbo folktales.

Jagua Nana's DaughterFrom one of Africa's foremost novelists and master story-teller, this is a sequel to Ekwensi's best-selling Jagua Nana. The story centres around the heroine's traumatic search for her real mother. All the intracacies of family life and relationships are wBrand: Cyprian Ekwensi.

Jagua Nana is a novel by Nigerian novelist Cyprian Ekwensi. The novel was later republished in as part of the influential Heinemann African Writers Series. The novel focuses on the contradictions within the life of an aging sex worker, the title character Jagua Nana.

The novel is set in the city of Lagos. The novel has been compared to works by Charles Dickens, in terms of its moral. presents a scheme of Cyprian Ekwensi's book reviews, folklore, essays, interviews, creative writing, milestones and scholarship on his works.

compiled by. Amanze Akpuda. Akpuda is a lecturer in the Department of English, Abia State University, Nigeria. Jagua Nana’s Daughter Ibadan: Spectrum, For a Roll of Parchment Ibadan: Heinemann. Jagua Nana details the story of an African woman struggling for equality and wealth in an African society that was not ready for such a woman.

Superimposed on this story is the story of the. The sequel to Ekwensi’s Jagua Nana () appears twenty-five years later as Jagua Nana’s Daughter (). The message implicit in Flora Nwapa’s first novel Efuru () — that ‘distinguished’ women like Efuru are ‘remarkable’ — is made explicit in her recent novel Women are Different ().

The story starts off with Jagua Nana’s daughter, Elizabeth or Liza in Lagos. She is a practicing lawyer with two kids, a boy and a girl named Obi and Ngozi. The kids have different dads. She is also the mistress of a wealthy business man named Saka Jojo, who already has three wives and wants her to be his fourth wife.

Immediately download the Jagua Nana summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching Jagua Nana.

Cyprian Ekwensi, Jagua Nana. (New York: Fawcett Premier Book,), Pages. A Book Review By Ozodi Osuji Yesterday, J Cyprian Ekwensi’s Jagua Nana is a tale of life in Lagos in the early s. It is about a woman caught between true love and the need to fend for herself by any.

Jagua Nana [Cyprian Ekwensi] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying. Book Detail. The Passport of Mallam Ilia. Author: Cyprian Ekwensi The Passport of Mallam Ilia is an important classic for both young and old. Reviews. There are no reviews yet. Be the first to review “The Passport of Mallam Ilia” Cancel reply.

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Jagua Nana (African Writers Series) by Ekwensi, Cyprian and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Cyprian Odiatu Duaka Ekwensi was a Nigerian author, pharmacist, journalist and broadcaster.

He is considered by many to be the father of modern Nigerian literature and was the second Nigerian to gain international acclaim for writing with his first novel People of the City ().Early LifeEkwensi was born in Minna in present-day Niger State on Septem Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Jagua Nana's Daughter by Cyprian Ekwensi (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. His most successful novel was Jagua Nana (), about a Pidgin-speaking Nigerian woman who leaves her husband to work as a prostitute in a city and falls in love with a teacher. He also wrote a sequel to this, Jagua Nana’s Daughter.

Inhe received the Dag Hammarskjöld International Prize in Literature. Jagua Nanaby Cyprian EkwensiTHE LITERARY WORK A novel set in Lagos, the capital city of Nigeria, and in the eastern Nigerian village of Ogabu in the s; published in English in SYNOPSIS Jagua Nana details the affairs and adventures of an aging prostitute in the “wicked” city of tagos, and in her idyllic home village of Ogabu, during the turbulent years preceding Nigerian Written: Jagua Nana details the affairs and adventures of an aging prostitute in the wicked city of Lagos, and in her idyllic home village of Ogabu, during the turbulent years preceding Nigerian independence in inventory # Previous Owner's Name Penned in Front & Tape Mark On Back Endpaper Otherwise Very Dustjacket.

There are, however, some points of connection between certain novels in the group. For example, Nana is the daughter of Gervaise Macquart, whose husband died of alcoholism while she died of starvation in the novel L'Assommoir (). Several times during the novel Nana makes a reference to the background from which she emerged.

By the time Ekwensi's second novel Jagua Nana was published in there were already promising changes. The major character is a whore with the heart of gold who only wants to find true love. On the development of his last novel titled Jagua Nana’s Daughter, the author reintroduced the story of the Jagua Nana (the mother in the first edition) and that of Liza (her daughter in this second edition) in which the two women practice prostitution.

The mother of the daughter combined one judge as their : Umar Muhammad Dogondaji. Home» Nigeria» Cyprian Ekwensi» Jagua Nana Cyprian Ekwensi: Jagua Nana. Jagua Nana is so-called because she is like a Jaguar car – slick and fashionable.

At the start of this novel, she is forty-five years old with a boyfriend, Freddie, who is twenty-five, the. Jagua Nana by Cyprian Ekwensi: Book Review by Ozodi Osuji His most successful novel was Jagua Nana (), about a Pidgin-speaking Nigerian woman who leaves her husband to work as a prostitute in a city and falls in love with a teacher.

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