Woudstraas literary essays, rooted in personal experience and travel, are long and loving looks into the mysterious heart of Africa. Her writings explore topics as diverse as volcanic eruptions and wild trees, African art and ritual, life in Rwanda, and turtle eggs in warm sand.... and pressured the government to establish health-care policies that would give the poor better access to health-care services. ... I wrote, in my original proposal to the program, that I wanted to write essays that would aexplore, in general, living in Africaabased on my ... aContemplative knowing...does not imagine that a thing known is one that rests easily in the palm of the mind, caught in descriptionanbsp;...
|Title||:||Green Heart of the Tree (The)|
|Publisher||:||University of Alberta - 2010-03-01|