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Ozidi a play. by John Pepper Clark

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


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The Ozidi saga Hardcover – January 1, by Okabou Ojobolo (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Okabou Ojobolo. Ozidi by Clark, J. P. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Available in: Ozidi Saga is one of Africa's best known prosimetric epics, set in the Delta region of Nigeria. Blood on the Tides examinesPrice: $ Book Description: The Ozidi Saga is one of Africa's best known prosimetric epics, set in the Delta region of Nigeria. Blood on the Tides examines the epic -- a tale of a warrior and his sorcerer grandmother's revenge upon the assassins who killed her son -- both as an example of oral literature and as a reflection of the specific social and political concerns of the Nigerian Delta .

  The Ozidi Saga is a traditional Ijaw (Ij?) epic. This version was performed by?kabou Ojobolo over seven nights in / Transcribed and translated by J. P. Clark. The Ozidi Saga tells the story of a warrior, Ozidi (Junior), and his powerful sorceress grandmother, Okeame, who are duty-bound to destroy the assassins who killed Ozidi’s father, and to eliminate the forces that threaten the prominence of his father in the land. Buy Blood on the Tides - The Ozidi Saga and Oral Epic Narratology (Rochester Studies in African History and the Diaspora) by Okpewho, Isidore (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. The Ozidi Saga is one of Africa's best known prosimetric epics, set in the Delta region of Nigeria. Blood on the Tides examines the epic -- a tale of a warrior and his sorcerer grandmother's revenge upon the assassins who killed her son -- both as an example of oral literature and as a reflection of the specific social and political concerns of the Nigerian Delta and the country as Author: Isidore Okpewho.

The Ozidi Saga The Ozidi Saga is a choreographed folklore epic performed as part of the oral history of the Ijaw of the Niger River Delta. It is traditionally performed as a periodic festival honoring the hero Ozidi. About D'ozidi I write Books for Kids and teens, my first novel, barbers shop, came out in Aug. In summer of i did my school project on "design, fabrication and testing of thermal conductivity measuring instrument for Agricultural products". John Pepper Clark is the author of Ozidi ( avg rating, 13 ratings, 2 reviews, published ), America, Their America ( avg rating, 7 ratings, 1 /5.   When in the Nigerian poet-playwright John Pepper Clark[-Bekederemo] published The Ozidi Saga, a folk epic from the Ijo of the Niger Delta, he secured for himself a place in African (and world) literary history quite as distinguished as he had won for his creative writing. 1 The story was recorded neither in its hallowed delta home, Tarakiri Orua, nor in its Cited by: 2.