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Of Chameleons and Gods by Jack Mapanje
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A volume of poetry written by a Malawi prisoner of conscience during his ten-year imprisonment.

Author Biography

Jack Mapange was born of Yao and Nyanja parents in Kadango Village, Mangochi District, in southern Malawi. He went to school at Kadango, Chikwana Mission, and Zomba Catholic Secondary School. He has a B.A. degree and a diploma in Education from the University of London. In 1975 he joined the staff of the Department of English at Chancellor College, University of Malawi, as a lecturer, before working as a research student in linguistics at University College, London in the early 1980s.'Of Chameleons and Gods' received the Rotterdam International Poetry Award in 1988. Mapanje was arrested soon after this book was banned in Malawi. He was imprisoned in Malawi and detained without Charge or Trial from September 1987 to May 1991. His second volume of Poetry, 'The Chattering Wagtails of Mikuyu Prison', written while he was detained, was published by Heinemann in 1993.
Release date NZ
October 31st, 1991
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Heinemann
Pages
96
Dimensions
131x199x6
ISBN-13
9780435911942
Product ID
1822603

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