ISBN 9789970901036
Pages 108
Dimensions 216 x 140 mm
Published 1998
Publisher Femrite Publications, Uganda
Format Paperback

A Woman's Voice

edited by Mary Karooro Okurut

The first short story anthology by Ugandan women includes twelve stories. They vividly illuminate the courage and endurance of Ugandan women in the face of hardships and social injustice. The book is published by the publishing arm of the Uganda Women Writers' Association, as part of their remit of documenting women's feelings, thoughts and experiences, and creating awareness about the role of women in society.

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"Ugandan literature is being reborn."

World Literature Today

" important feminist work with engaging plots and is recommended for all university and major public libraries."

The African Book Publishing Record

About the Editor

Mary Karooro Okurut

Mary Karooro Okurut is a celebrated columnist, a former literature lecturer, and the founder of Uganda Women Writers' Association. She is also a playwright and has published children's literature.

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