Ousmane Sembène’s God’s Bits of Wood is a historical novel about the railmen strike in Senegal and Mali that lasted from October 1947 to March 1948.
The Blood of a Stranger by Dele Charley is a simple, yet symbolic play. Simple because the diction is easy to comprehend. Symbolic because . . .
The play is a brilliant adaptation of Sophocles’ Oedipus Rex, given a Yoruba setting and internalized into its cosmos.