Ethiopia Unbound: Large Print Edition - Studies in Race Emancipation (Large Print / Paperback)

Ethiopia Unbound: Large Print Edition - Studies in Race Emancipation By J. E. Casley Hayford, Mint Editions (Contribution by) Cover Image
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LARGE PRINT EDITION. Considered the first pan-Africanist work of fiction and among the earliest English novels written by an African author, Ethiopia Unbound: Studies in Race Emancipation is a classic of Ghanaian literature that continues to resonate with modern readers today.

" T]he Nations were casting about for an answer to the wail which went up from the heart of the oppressed race for opportunity. And yet it was at best an impotent cry. For there has never lived a people worth writing about who have not shaped out a destiny for themselves or carved out their own opportunity."

With this political statement, J.E. Casely Hayford begins his novel of African emancipation. Semi-autobiographical, it is the story of Kwamankra, a man who, like the author, traveled from Africa to London to become a lawyer. Through dialogue with his English friend Whitely, knowledge of historical and contemporary events in Africa, and his relationship with the lovely Mansa, Kwamankra comes to believe in full independence for his homeland and his people.

This edition of J. E. Casely Hayford's Ethiopia Unbound: Studies in Race Emancipation is part of the Mint Editions catalog.

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Product Details
ISBN: 9781513137346
ISBN-10: 1513137344
Large Print: Yes
Publisher: Mint Editions
Publication Date: August 30th, 2022
Pages: 336
Language: English