They keep their fires burning
edited by Georgina Beier.

They keep their fires burning

conversations on food, manners and hospitality in Africa

Published by Breitinger in Bayreuth .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

They keep their fires burning / Segun Olusola
The neighbourhood / Ibrahim El-Salahi
An old man who does not leave any food behind will carry his own plate to the kitchen / Rowland Abiodun
The king's compound / Bridget Robinson Kuba
I am going to eat porridge / Godfrey Tangwa
Python eggs / Wole Ogundele
Gathering knowledge from the elders / Karim Traore
Crops and hospitality / Umar Danfulani
Food is guaranteed / Andrew Haruna
You are only praised for killing a lion / Matthew Ole Suya Brown
Wealth is not what you own, but what you give away / Chinua Achebe
A royal order / Taban lo Liyong
One hundred donkeys / Rebecca Mphahlele
Just be there / Es'kia Mphahlele.

Edition Notes

Series Bayreuth African studies series -- 72


Dewey Decimal Class 390.096
Library of Congress GT3415.A35 T49 2005

The Physical Object

Pagination 181 p. ;
Number of pages 181

ID Numbers

Open Library OL20723007M
ISBN 10 3927510874
Goodreads 5490659

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