Cutting The Rose by Efua Doorkenoo

"Cutting The Rose" is a gripping and thought-provoking novel that delves into the complexities of identity, culture, and the power dynamics within a Ghanaian community. Set in the 1960s, the story follows the life of a young woman named Akosua, who must navigate the expectations placed upon her as a woman in a patriarchal society while also grappling with her own desires and ambitions. Through vivid storytelling and rich character development, the author explores themes of tradition, love, and the pursuit of self-discovery in a changing world.

The 5732nd greatest book of all time


Published
1994
Nationality
Ghanaian
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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