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The adventures of Ananse

Samuel Kwasi Toprah

The adventures of Ananse

a short collection of Ananse stries

by Samuel Kwasi Toprah

  • 150 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Virtuoso Publications in [Accra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ghana.
    • Subjects:
    • Anansi (Legendary character) -- Legends.,
    • Tales -- Ghana.,
    • Anansi (Legendary character) -- Legends.,
    • Ashanti (African people) -- Folklore.,
    • Folklore -- Ghana.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Statementby Samuel Kwasi Toprah.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.T575 Ad 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination19 p. ;
      Number of Pages19
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL844733M
      ISBN 109964917449
      LC Control Number95122945
      OCLC/WorldCa33865428


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One of the major figures in African folklore is the round-bellied trickster-spider Ananse, who outwits enemies large and small. With The Pot of Wisdom, a wider audience can enjoy these delightful tales. Adwoa Badoe’s witty retellings and Baba Wague Diakite’s colorful images bring Ananse and his amusing — and instructive — adventures to life.

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Nancy" — an incarnation of the West African trickster god Anansi — dies, leaving two sons, who in turn discover each other. The novel follows their adventures as they explore their common heritage.

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is a website with the sole aim to promote writers, publishers, musicians in order to explore, inspire and enrich lives. With each story, Anansi springs to life along with the story characters for action-packed, light-hearted adventures. Shontay plays different roles throughout, the audience gets involved and an African drummer, if available, can even accent the stories.

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It isn’t often that clever Ananse the Spider is outsmarted, but in this West African tale, Lizard manages to beat Ananse at his own game. The Pot of Wisdom Ananse Stories (Book): Badoe, Adwoa: One of the major figures in African folklore is the round-bellied trickster-spider Ananse, who outwits enemies large and small.

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Through the story, the reader learns of the importance of land, and courage, and pride in the daily survival to hang on to what they have. The stories of 'Aunt Nancy' in American Negro folklore have their roots in the tales of Kwaku Ananse, a rascal spider from the legends of the Ashanti tribe of Africa's Gold Coast (Ghana).

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Kweku means Wednesday, the day the spider-god’s soul first appeared. In some stories Anansi is the son of Nyame, the sky god, who becomes so annoyed with his son’s mischief and trickery that he turns him.

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