Wole Soyinka

Wole Soyinka--playwright, novelist, poet and polemical essayist--was born in Nigeria in 1934. Educated there and at Leeds University, he worked in the British theatre before returning to West Africa in 1960. In 1986 he became the first African writer to win the Nobel Prize for Literature. He is currently Woodruff Professor of the Arts, Emory University, Atlanta.


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Indare and Other Poems

Wole Soyinka
Hill and Wang


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Madmen and Specialists

Wole Soyinka
Hill and Wang


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