Double Yoke


Buchi Emecheta (1982)

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SKU: 274 Category: ISBN: 9781911428046



Double Yoke is a campus novel set in Calabar University in eastern Nigeria.  It tells the story of a young African woman and her struggle to bear the double yoke of traditional values and her desire for independence.


“Buchi Emecheta speaks for all women” New Statesmen

“A lively, readable, attractive book.”  City Limits

“To those who claim that African women don’t need liberation as they’re liberated already, Buchi offers a withering reply” New Society

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Dimensions 19.8 × 12.9 × 0.9 cm