The Son of the Soil: Stone Obias The Tale of Dark Africa will open your eyes to the power of tradition and belief that exist within a people, a power that modern religion canat totally wipe away. aI want people to see who we are, a writes the author. aWe Africans have not detached from our folkas way of thinking, and our ancestral conception has affected us into the 21st century as we continue to entertain such beliefs.a Part manifesto, part folk stories, Tale of Dark Africa explores the dark undertones of traditional African mythology and what issues its tenacious hold on Obias home country of Nigeriaaand on Africa as a wholeamay cause in the modern world. aSlavery, poverty, and wars are not the cause of our sufferings, a Obi writes. Instead, suffering comes from athe way we think and process information from a cultural and ancestral mentality.a In this way, the author seeks to draw the links between Africaas suffering and the worldas. The tale of Dark Africa is the tale of the whole wide world.is an interesting tale; time and time again, it has been proven. We know the movie Blood Money, or movies that describe gangster activities, and other killing streaks for the sake of money. This tale is the real blood money, and it is done underanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Tale of Dark Africa|
|Author||:||By the Son of the Soil: Stone Obi|
|Publisher||:||Dorrance Publishing - 2015-04-21|