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No Time To Mourn : An Anthology by Sudanese Women

Author :  Hilda J. Twongyeirwe and Elizabeth Ashamu Deng

Product Details

  • Country Uganda
  • Publisher FEMRITE – Uganda Women Writers Associations, Kampala, Uganda
  • ISBN9789970480173
  • FormatPaperBack
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Year of Publication2020
  • Bib. InfoXx, 250p. ; 216x140mm. ; Colour Illustrations and Colour Photographs
  • Product Weight400 gms.
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Product Description

No Time to Mourn is a collection of short stories, poems, artwork and photography penned, produced and presented by South Sudanese women. It reflects the lives of the women writers and artists, and at the same time gives voice to the very real lived experiences and lives of every woman of South Sudanese heritage. The ideas and experiences in this book span decades they straddle borders, they cross continents and describe events that are hard to imagine, even with some knowledge of South Sudan's history. It is hard not to be moved as you read what many of these authors have lived through as they strive to achieve those basic of human rights: life, liberty and security. Through this book, we learn more about the cost of war and the value of peace, and how they affect women's abilities to found a home, bear and raise children, stay healthy and safe, secure education for themselves and their children, seek professional fulfilment and even fall in love, all while navigating society's often narrowly defined gender roles.

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