The Middle Passage

by Estella Conwill Majozo

The Middle Passage

  • ISBN-13: 9780865439825
  • Author(s): Estella Conwill Majozo
  • Subject: Poetry|poetry & poets
  • Publisher: Africa World Press
  • Imprint: Africa World Press
  • Publication Date: 01-06-2003
  • Format: p/b

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£13.99
Estella Conwill Majozo returns after her award-winning autobiography, Come Out the Wilderness, to delve into the awesome voyage of her captured ancestors. In this poetic narrative, Majozo communes with her ancestors to conjure up a memorable primal cadence that conveys the anguish, sorrow, suffering and triumph of the people despite the oppressive conditions of the Middle Passage. Robert Douglas's drawings illustrate the narrative imagery, offering sensitive and passionate portrayals of Majozo's poetic expressions.
About the book

Estella Conwill Majozo returns after her award-winning autobiography, Come Out the Wilderness, to delve into the awesome voyage of her captured ancestors. In this poetic narrative, Majozo communes with her ancestors to conjure up a memorable primal cadence that conveys the anguish, sorrow, suffering and triumph of the people despite the oppressive conditions of the Middle Passage. Robert Douglas's drawings illustrate the narrative imagery, offering sensitive and passionate portrayals of Majozo's poetic expressions.