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Aidoo, Ama Ata 1942-

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Works: 120 works in 466 publications in 6 languages and 7,281 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Feminist fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Conference papers and proceedings  Poetry  Essays  History  Juvenile works  Study guides 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PR9379.9.A35, 823
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Changes : a love story by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
49 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 975 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
The dilemma of a ghost ; Anowa : two plays by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
70 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in English and held by 877 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
No sweetness here by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
41 editions published between 1969 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 789 libraries worldwide
Our Sister Killjoy : or, Reflections from a black-eyed squint by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
53 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 696 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 girl who can : and other stories by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
26 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and German and held by 361 libraries worldwide
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Anowa by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
32 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 libraries worldwide
African love stories : an anthology by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
9 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Diplomatic pounds & other stories by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
An angry letter in January and other poems by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Essays in honour of Ama Ata Aidoo at 70 : a reader in African cultural studies ( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Someone talking to sometime by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 70 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 33 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 16 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 16 libraries worldwide
The art of Ama Ata Aidoo ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
"Explores the artistic contribution of one of Africa's foremost woman writers, a trailblazer for an entire generation of exciting new talent, and the first published African woman playwright."--From container
Désordres amoureux by Ama Ata Aidoo( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Mariée et mère d'une fille, Esi divorce, donnant la priorité à son travail. Quand elle tombe amoureuse d'un homme marié prêt à arranger un mariage polygame, elle rencontre des problèmes inattendus.--[Memento]
Changes by Ama Ata Aidoo( file )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Ghana, where the bead speaks by Esi Sutherland-Addy( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Criticism and ideology : second African Writers' Conference, Stockholm, 1986 by African Writers' Conference( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
[Transcripts of "Africa, Black African writers and playwrights, 1962-1968"] ( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Aidoo, A.A.
Aidoo, Christina Ama
Aidoo, Christina Ama 1942-
Aidoo Christina Ama Ata
Aidoo, Christina Ama Ata 1942-
Aidoo, Christine Ama Ata 1942-
Ama Ata Aidoo dichteres uit Ghana
Ama Ata Aidoo ghanaische Schriftstellerin und Politikerin
Ama Ata Aidoo ghanesisk poet
Ama Ata Aidoo ghańska pisarka i poetka
Ata Aidoo, Ama
Ata Aidoo, Ama 1942-
Айду, Кристина Ама Ата
اما اتا ايدو
አማ አታ አዪዶ
アマ・アタ・アイドゥ
Languages
English (343)
German (5)
Dutch (3)
French (1)
Finnish (1)
Spanish (1)
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