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Werewere Liking 1950-

Overview
Works: 82 works in 207 publications in 5 languages and 3,779 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore  Experimental fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Actor, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Editor, Adapter, Composer, Performer
Classifications: PQ3989.2.L54, 843.914
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The amputated memory : a song-novel by Werewere Liking( )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 713 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 )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 457 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
Orphée-dafric : roman by Werewere Liking( Book )

8 editions published in 1981 in French and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1979 and 1996 in French and English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plays by women : an international anthology by Catherine Temerson( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 111 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
Du rituel a la scène chez les Bassa cu Cameroun by MARIE-JOSE HOURANTIER( Book )

6 editions published in 1979 in French and held by 74 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 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

7 editions published in 1980 in French and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marionnettes du Mali by Werewere Liking( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in French and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Statues colons by Werewere Liking( Book )

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

Afgesneden herinnering : roman by Werewere Liking( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Dutch and held by 41 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
Spectacles rituels by Werewere Liking( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in French and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

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

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

2 editions published in 2014 in French and held by 22 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 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le parler-chanter : 5 pièces du théâtre chanté by Werewere Liking( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La memoria amputata : Madri Naja e Zie Roz : canto-romanzo by Werewere Liking( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The amputated memory : a song-novel
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It shall be of jasper and coral ; and, Love-across-a-hundred-lives : two novelsPlays by women : an international anthology"The original explosion that created worlds" : essays on werewere liking's art and writings
Alternative Names
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Werewere Liking writer, playwright, performer

Werewere Liking writer, playwright, performer, dancer

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ويريوير ليكينج

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Languages
French (91)

English (37)

Dutch (3)

German (2)

Italian (1)