TITLE

The poetics of economic independence for female empowerment: An interview with Flora Nwapa

AUTHOR(S)
Umeh, Marie
PUB. DATE
June 1995
SOURCE
Research in African Literatures;Summer95, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Presents an interview with African writer Flora Nwapa. Advice for women who would like to write; Circumstances in Nwapa's life which influence her writing; Audience's reaction to Nwapa's novel `One Is Enough.'
ACCESSION #
9508225306

 

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