The play Aminata was written by Francis Imbuga (_) a Kenyan playwright. Setting It is set in Kenya. The play is centered on Aminata, a daughter to late. You may have read the play “Aminata”, which is coincidentally a literature That is, can a writer, like Francis Imbuga write about his people ie. User Review – Flag as inappropriate. how can I get an eBook. Selected pages. Title Page. Contents. Section 1. 1. Section 2. Section 3. Section 4.

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East African Publishers Amazon. November 21, December 18, Sonia Muasa. Aminata is determined to fight for her full rights regardless of whatever it takes.

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Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Aminata eats chicken and its soup at an event held by her father to show women that they are supposed to eat chicken contrary to their culture. We used multiple methods to find relevant research and associated documents, including two trips to Kenya. Grt we have to show the world how strong lit z!! I am very passionate aminwta literature.

Aminata: A play (Plays for school series) by Francis Imbuga

Oct 28, Vincent de Paul rated it liked it. Like Liked by 1 person. Go on Boy Like Liked by 1 person. Professor Francs Davis Imbuga — November 18, was a Amknata playwright and literature scholar whose works, including Aminata and Betrayal in the City, have become staples in the study of literature schools in Kenya. For example, Ababio and Agege cannot be matched with Aminata. Ababio commits suicide in protest of the event. Jumba is also ajinata leader of the Elders who make decisions for Membe, he uses his influence to deter Aminata from inheriting the piece of land and wants it given to Ababio, a drunkard.


Institute of Kiswahili Research. His works have consistently dealt with issues such as the clashes of modernity and tradition in the social organisation of African communities.

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This site uses cookies. Thnx bro fo the achievement en inspiration Like Like. For instance, when her late father, pastor Ngoya writes a will to reward Ibuga a piece of land she fights for it amid objections from her uncle Jumba and her brother, Ababio.

Gender crusaders in Africa and the world over have upped the fight against the discrimination of women as they agitate gender equality. This is a piece of great art work by Imbuga especially to the upcoming writers. However, with the advent of modernity, culturally defined roles and places for women are sharply contested.

Oct 09, David added it. But in the play, the resurrection of women into ijbuga stools of rule has given them a different look for example, MamaRosina takes over from Jumba to become the first woman to sit on the stool of rule. Jumba claims that Aminata is a woman and traditionally women are not allowed to inherit land.

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In this way, the Membe society has empowered women so that the voice ibuga Membe can be heard through them. Korir rated it it was amazing Oct 08, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.


Plot and themes in the play, Aminata by Francis Imbuga

Use of flashbacks Such as the Irony Biblical allusion Advertisements. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Remember, she is imbuva lawyer. Skip to content Study guide: Sep 20, Luke Maingi added it Shelves: Hannah rated it liked it Aug 03, Faith Chebet rated it it was amazing Jul 14, Sammy fdancis it really liked it Jul 17, Bu-Soda Twaha rated it really liked it Jun 13, Waweru rated it really liked it Jan 23, Sekaayi Henry rated it really liked it Oct 15, My aim is to analyse as many African books as I can lay my hands on.

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AMINATA By Francis Imbuga

Camaris Adhiambo rated it it was amazing Feb 13, Francis imbuga has greately contributed the neglection of the BOYS in most of the frabcis in Africa. African traditional culture vs Modernity. The fruitfully work may the Lord bless your effort Like Like.

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