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Aidoo, Ama Ata 1942-

Overview
Works: 120 works in 432 publications in 6 languages and 7,065 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Feminist fiction  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Juvenile works  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PR9379.9.A35, 823
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No sweetness here and other stories by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
43 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,144 libraries worldwide
Changes : a love story by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
47 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,020 libraries worldwide
This book portrays the conflicts between professional women whose lives have changed drastically and men whose lives and cultural assumptions remain unchanged. Married and with a daughter as the novel opens, Esi chooses divorce and a life focused on work. When she falls in love with an attractive man, married, wealthy, and able to arrange a polygamous marriage, the modern woman finds herself facing a new set of problems
Our Sister Killjoy : or, Reflections from a black-eyed squint by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
43 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 669 libraries worldwide
In this novel, the author explores the thoughts and experiences of a Ghanaian girl on her travels through Europe. It offers a running commentary on Sissie's feelings of alienation, her reflections on European culture and "civilization" and her return to the warmth of home in Africa
The dilemma of a ghost by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
37 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 524 libraries worldwide
The dilemma of a ghost ; Anowa : two plays by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
31 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
These two witty and perceptive social dramas are sympathetic and honest explorations of the conflicts between the individualism of westernized culture and the social traditions of Africa
Anowa by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
26 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 381 libraries worldwide
The girl who can : and other stories by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
22 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
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African love stories : an anthology by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
8 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Diplomatic pounds & other stories by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
An angry letter in January and other poems by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Someone talking to sometime by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Essays in honour of Ama Ata Aidoo at 70 : a reader in African cultural studies ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
The eagle and the chickens and other stories by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Ama Ata Aidoo : the dilemma of a ghost by Jane W Grant( Book )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
A festschrift for Ama Ata Aidoo on the occasion of her 70th birthday ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Die Zweitfrau : eine Liebesgeschichte by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in German and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Ghana, where the bead speaks by Esi Sutherland-Addy( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Our sister Killjoy by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
2 editions published between 1977 and 1997 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
[Transcripts of "Africa, Black African writers and playwrights, 1962-1968"] ( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
First person feminine third series by Charlotte H Bruner( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Charlotte Bruner of the Iowa State University Foreign Languages Dept. and David Bruner of the Dept. of English read and comment on short fiction by women writers of the Third World
 
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Alternative Names
Aidoo, A.A.
Aidoo, Christina Ama 1942-
Aidoo Christina Ama Ata
Aidoo, Christina Ama Ata 1942-
Aidoo, Christine Ama Ata 1942-
Ata Aidoo, Ama
Ata Aidoo, Ama 1942-
Languages
English (318)
German (3)
Dutch (3)
French (1)
Slovenian (1)
Finnish (1)
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