Nine Hills to Nambonkaha by Sarah Erdman

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  • Title: Nine Hills to Nambonkaha
  • Author: Sarah Erdman
  • Category: Travel
  • Date: July 2013
  • Lenguage: English
  • Pages: unknown
  • ISBN: 9780312423124

 

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A portrait of a resilient African village, dominated till not too long ago by magic and custom, now dealing with trendy issues and responding, typically triumphantly, to change When Sarah Erdman, a Peace Corps volunteer, arrived in Nambonkaha, she grew to become the primary Caucasian to enterprise there because the French colonialists. But although she was hundreds of miles away from the United States, utterly on her personal on this tiny village within the West African nation of Côte d’Ivoire, she didn’t really feel like a stranger for lengthy. As her vivid narrative unfolds, Erdman attracts us into the altering world of the village that grew to become her residence. Here is a spot the place electrical energy is anticipated however by no means arrives, the place sorcerers nonetheless conjure magic, the place the tok-tok sound of ladies grinding corn with pestles rings out within the mornings like church bells. Rare rains provoke bathing within the streets and probably the most coveted style pattern is cloth with illustrations of Western cell telephones. Yet Nambonkaha can also be a spot the place AIDS threatens and poverty is fixed, the place ladies endure the indignities of patriarchal customs, the place youngsters work like adults whereas nonetheless managing to dream. Lyrical and topical, Erdman’s stunning debut captures the astonishing spirit of an unforgettable group

 

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