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  • Africa Junctions: Capturing the City

    By Lard Buurman

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9783775737913
    • Publisher: Hatje Cantz
    • Published: November 2014
  • Daphne's Lot

    By Chris Abani

    Our Price: $18.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781888996623
    • Publisher: RED HEN PRESS
    • Published: March 2003
  • Dog Woman

    By Chris Abani

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781888996821
    • Publisher: Red Hen Press
    • Published: September 2004
  • GraceLand: A Novel

    By Chris Abani

    Our Price: $8.50
    Kindle Price: $9.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780312425289
    • Publisher: Picador / Farrar, Straus and Giroux
    • Published: January 2005
    The sprawling, swampy, cacophonous city of Lagos, Nigeria provides the backdrop to the story of Elvis, a teenage Elvis Impersonator hoping to make his way out of the ghetto. Nuanced, lyrical, and pitch perfect, this is a remarkable story of a son and his father, and an examination of postcolonial Nigeria, where the trappings of American culture reign supreme. 321p. Winner: 2005 Hemingway/PEN Prize.
  • Kalakuta Republic

    By Chris Abani

    Our Price: $13.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780863563225
    • Publisher: Saqi Books
    • Published: September 2000
    Kalakuta Republic is a powerful collection of poems detailing the harrowing experiences endured by Abani and others at the hands of Nigeria’s military regime in the late 1980s. Abani’s poems are dedicated to those who experienced but did not live through the suffering. In the poems, he describes the characters that people this dark world, from the prison inmates to their torturers, the generals. Kalakuta Republic is based on Abani's experience as political prisoner between 1985 and 1991.
  • New-Generation African Poets Tano: A Chapbook Box Set (9 Book Set)

    By Kwame Dawes

    Our Price: $17.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781617756238
    • Publisher: Akashic Books
    • Published: April 2018
  • New-Generation African Poets Tatu: A Chapbook Box Set (9 Book Set)

    By Kwame Dawes

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781617754517
    • Publisher: Akashic Books
    • Published: April 2016
  • Sanctificum

    By Chris Abani

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781556593161
    • Publisher: Copper Canyon Press
    • Published: 2010
    Presents a collection of poems focusing on such topics as politics, genocide, and young love.
  • Song for Night

    By Chris Abani

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781933354316
    • Publisher: Akashic Books
    • Published: September 2007
    My Luck, a West African boy solider who has not spoken for three years, fights in a senseless war and embarks on a terrifying yet beautiful journey to find his lost platoon.
  • The Virgin of Flames

    By Chris Abani

    Our Price: $16.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780143038771
    • Publisher: Penguin USA
    • Published: January 2007
    A gritty novel set against the backdrop of East L.A. follows a struggling artist named Black on a journey of self-discovery that reveals important questions about poverty, ethnicity, and religion in modern-day America. By the author of the award-winning GraceLand. Original. 50,000 first printing.
  • There Are No Names for Red

    By Chris Abani

    Our Price: $17.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781597094573
    • Publisher: Red Hen Pr
    • Published: April 2010
    There Are No Names for Red is a collaborative work featuring the poetry of Chris Abani and the paintings of Percival Everett.

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