A vivid portrayal of a nation in which corruption pervades, and an exploration of the underside of contemporary Nigerian society When a solider comes to power, he promises to address the tragedy that is his society, but instead becomes embroiled in the seemingly unendless rotten institutions and ways of operating Nkem Nwankwo is known as one of the major first generationA vivid portrayal of a nation in which corruption pervades, and an exploration of the underside of contemporary Nigerian society When a solider comes to power, he promises to address the tragedy that is his society, but instead becomes embroiled in the seemingly unendless rotten institutions and ways of operating Nkem Nwankwo is known as one of the major first generation African literary voices and cultural figures He is best known for his novel, Danda 1964 The Scapegoat was first published in 1984, and was reissued in 2002.
Born in Nawfia Awka, a village near the Igbo city of Onitsha in Nigeria, Nwankwo attended University College in Ibadan, gaining a BA in 1962 After graduating he took a teaching job at Ibadan Grammar School, before going on to write for magazines, including Drum and working for the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation 1 He wrote several stories for children that were published in 1963 as Tales Out of School More Tales out of School would follow in 1965.Writer of short stories and poems, Nwankwo gained significant attention with his first novel Danda 1964 , 2 which was made into a widely performed musical that was entered in the 1966 World Festival of Negro Arts in Dakar, Senegal 1 During the Nigerian Civil war Nwanko worked on Biafra s Arts Council and in 1968, in collaboration with Samuel X Ifekjika, he wrote Biafra The Making of a Nation After the civil war, he returned to Lagos and worked on the national newspaper, the Daily Times 1 His subsequent works included the satire My Mercedes Is Bigger than Yours.During the 1970s, Nwankwo earned a Master s and Ph.D at Indiana University He also wrote about corruption in Nigeria He spent the latter part of his life in the US and taught at Michigan State University and Tennessee State University 3 He died in his sleep in Tennessee, from complications from a heart imbalance that he had been battling for some years
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