The Setting Sun and the Rolling World: Selected Stories

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Beacon Press, 1989 - Fiction - 202 pages
Moving and provocative short stories that explore the strained relations between parent and child, husband an wife, brothers, and friends, as traditional values of rural Africa clash with ambitions of urban life.

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Written by a black South African and portraying contemporary life in Zimbabwe, this collection largely eschews the political. Surprisingly, it doesn't suffer, for its 17 stories effectively capture ... Read full review


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