A professor of black studies at the University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Anthonia C. Kalu is the author of Women, Literature, and Development in Africa. She has also published in Research in African Literature, Africa Today, Literary Griot, and African Studies Review.
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Broken Lives and Other Stories
By Anthonia C. Kalu
· Foreword by Emmanuel N. Obiechina
In her startling collection of short stories, Broken Lives and Other Stories, Anthonia C. Kalu creates a series of memorable characters who struggle to hold displaced but dynamic communities together in a country that is at war with itself.Broken Lives and Other Stories presents a portrait of the ordinary women, children, and men whose lives have been battered by war in their homeland.