WorldCat Identities

Werewere Liking 1950-

Overview
Works: 71 works in 187 publications in 4 languages and 3,465 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Folklore  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Actor, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Editor, Performer, Adapter, Composer
Classifications: PQ3989.2.L54, 843
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The amputated memory : a song-novel by Werewere Liking( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Winner of UNESCO's Noma Award for publishing in Africa, this breakthrough novel draws on Liking's personal experience coming-of-age in Cameroon, West Africa, in the late 1950s, caught between tradition and modernity, family and the nationalist independence movement. Growing up in an extended tribal community, Halla is close with her powerful father, and she follows him when he leaves, even though he rapes her, and she gives birth to his baby. Later, supported by her strong grandmother, she breaks free, attends a missionary school, reads about the collaboration made by Cameroon rulers, including her own father, joins the anticolonialist resistance movement, and finds independence as a writer
It shall be of jasper and coral ; and, Love-across-a-hundred-lives : two novels by Werewere Liking( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These two novels, written by West African painter, writer, playwright and director Werewere Liking, spare nothing in their satirical portraits of the patriarchal view of African society as they experiment radically with the novel form
Elle sera de jaspe et de corail by Werewere Liking( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman van de schrijfster uit Kameroen (geb. 1950)
Orphée-dafric : roman by Werewere Liking( Book )

8 editions published in 1981 in French and Undetermined and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power of Um ; and, A new earth : African ritual theatre by Werewere Liking( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'amour-cent-vies by Werewere Liking( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in French and Dutch and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een jonge Afrikaan probeert temidden van turbulente hedendaagse ontwikkelingen de Afrikaanse identiteit te hervinden in de oude mythologie
Afgesneden herinnering : roman by Werewere Liking( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Dutch and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een West-Afrikaanse vrouw vertelt van haar moelijke tocht door het leven als vrouw in het Kameroen van de jaren zestig
Un Touareg s'est marié à une Pygmée : épopée m'vet pour une Afrique présente by Werewere Liking( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in French and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une nouvelle terre : suivi de Du sommeil d'injuste : théâtre-rituel by Werewere Liking( Book )

8 editions published in 1980 in French and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Du rituel a la scène chez les Bassa cu Cameroun by Marie José Hourantier( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in French and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La mémoire amputée : mères Naja et Tantes Roz : chant-roman by Werewere Liking( Book )

7 editions published in 2004 in French and German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marionnettes du Mali by Werewere Liking( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La puissance de Um by Werewere Liking( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une vision de Kaydara d'Hamadou-Hampaté-Bâ by Werewere Liking( Book )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in French and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statues colons by Werewere Liking( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liboy li nkundung : conte initiatique bassa (Cameroun) by Werewere Liking( Book )

7 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in French and Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spectacles rituels by Werewere Liking( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Du rituel à la scène chez les Bassa du Cameroun by Marie José Hourantier( Book )

4 editions published in 1979 in French and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contes d'initiation féminine du pays bassa (Cameroun) by Werewere Liking( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'espionne des ancetres : conte roman en cinq soirs by Werewere Liking( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The amputated memory : a song-novel
Alternative Names
Eddy Liking, Mé Njock 1950-

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Eddy-Njock 1950-

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Wèrèwèrè, Liking

Wéréwéré Liking 1950-

Werewere Liking actrice uit Kameroen

Werewere Liking camerounsk skuespiller

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Werewere-Liking Gnepo kamerunische Schriftstellerin und Künstlerin

Werewere-Liking Gnepo kamerunsk skådespelare

Werewere Liking kamerunsk skodespelar

Werewere Liking kamerunsk skuespiller

Werewere Liking scrittrice, drammaturga e attrice teatrale camerunese

Werewere Liking writer, playwright, performer

Werewere Liking writer, playwright, performer, dancer

Languages
French (87)

English (29)

Dutch (3)

German (1)

Covers
It shall be of jasper and coral ; and, Love-across-a-hundred-lives : two novels