Buchi Emecheta Questions and Answers

Buchi Emecheta

The Joys of Motherhood, by Buchi Emecheta, tells the story of the Nnu Ego, a Nigerian woman who embraces traditional tribal values—most prominently, the idea that women are valued for their ability...

Latest answer posted February 25, 2019, 5:01 pm (UTC)

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Buchi Emecheta

Emecheta shows motherhood to be a complex reality. It is Emecheta's genius to illuminate the intricacy in a condition that has been around since the beginning of time. Motherhood is shown to be...

Latest answer posted August 4, 2013, 10:00 am (UTC)

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Buchi Emecheta

For Nnu Ego, the realization of her dream in having children is a fundamental challenge. Part of the reason it is so challenging is because she is fighting two battles. The first battle is the...

Latest answer posted August 4, 2013, 10:09 am (UTC)

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