The twenty-eight interviews collected in this edited volume were conducted between 1969 and 1986 in various parts of Africa, Europe and the United States. In this volume, leading writers from Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Sudan, Malawi and South Africa speak out candidly about significant literary developments in Africa.
Among those interviewed are Chinua Achebe, Kofi Awoonor, Dennis Brutus, John Pepper Clark-Bekederemo, Joe de Graft, Michael J. C. Echeruo, Obi Egbuna, Cyprian Ekwensi, Aubrey Kalitera, Ken Lipenga, David G. Maillus, Eskia Mphalele, John Munonye, Meja Mwangi, Peter Nazareth, Anthony Nazombe, Njabulo Ndebele, Hilary Ngweno, Grace Ogot, Gabriel Okara, Okt pBitek, Kole Omotoso, Richard Rive, Ola Rotimi, David Rubadiri, Taban lo Liyong, and Kalu Uka.
- Publisher : Africa World Pr (July 1, 2002)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 434 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0865439664
- ISBN-13 : 978-0865439665
- Item Weight : 1.25 pounds
- Dimensions : 5.5 x 1 x 8.5 inches