The old man in a state house & other stories / by Tanure Ojaide.

The Old Man in a State House and Other Stories is a literary canvas which captures the restless matrix that is todayĆ­s Africa: the corruptive influence of a corrosive oil economy, environmental degradation, wealth and hubris, love, and more. It imaginatively takes the reader on an excursion into the...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Ojaide, Tanure, 1948-
Other title:Old man in a state house and other stories.
Format: eBook
Published: New York : African Heritage Press, 2012.
Table of Contents:
  • The benevolence of the dead
  • The old man in a state house
  • The cherry tree palaver
  • Birthing generations
  • Sharing love
  • Blacked out nights of love
  • The women's final solution
  • My friend's ministry
  • Nobody loves me
  • The rubber tappers' fortune
  • Married at last
  • The servant's slave
  • Any problem?
  • Morning walk.