Tell It to Women (Paperback)

An Epic Drama for Women (African American Life)

By Osonye Tess Onwueme, Ngugi Wa Thiong'o (Foreword by)

Wayne State University Press, 9780814326497, 216pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 1997

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Description

This drama offers a polemical discourse and dialogue that challenges the contemporary theories of female disempowerment, especially in traditional African societies. The play focuses on the lives of two semi-literate Idu women and their journey to find a better life.


About the Author

Osonye Tess Onwueme is Distinguished Professor of cultural diversity and professor of English at the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire. The author of twelve plays, including Three Plays, Onwueme received her Ph.D. from the University of Benin.