Set during the last years of Spanish rule in Equatorial Guinea, Shadows of Your Black Memory presents the voice of a young African man reflecting on his childhood. Through the idealistic eyes of the nameless protagonist, Donato Ndongo portrays the cultural conflicts between Africa and Spain, ancestral worship competing with Catholicism, and tradition giving way to modernity. The backdrop of a nation moving toward a troubled independence parallels the young man's internal struggle to define his own identity. Now in ...

Shadows of Your Black Memory 2016, Swan Isle Press

ISBN-13: 9780997228700

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Shadows of Your Black Memory 2008, Swan Isle Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780974888125

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