The Lion and the Jewel

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The Lion and the Jewel - Soyinka, Wole

This is one of the best-known plays by Africa's major dramatist, Wole Soyinka. It is set in the Yoruba village of Ilunjinle. The main characters are Sidi (the Jewel), 'a true village belle' and Baroka (the Lion), the crafty and powerful Bale of the village, Lakunle, the young teacher, influenced by western ways, and Sadiku, the eldest of Baroka's ... Read More

The Lion and the Jewel 1974, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199110834

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Lion and the Jewel 1963, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780194185035

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