Nnwonkoro is a genre of women’s song found among the Akan speaking peoples of Ghana. Based on extensive field work this book investigates the nature of composition in oral culture, together with issues such as the scope of the poetic imagination and the transformation process that accompany’s modernisation.
Hardcover: 234 pages
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Limited; illustrated edition edition (9 Aug 2005)
Product Dimensions: 23.6 x 16.3 x 2.5 cm