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Review of Mary Wren Bivins. Telling Stories, Making Histories: Women, Words and Islam in Nineteenth-century Hausaland and the Sokoto Caliphate.

Femi Kolapo

Abstract


Mary Wren Bivins. Telling Stories, Making Histories: Women, Words and Islam in Nineteenth-century Hausaland and the Sokoto Caliphate. Portsmouth, Heinemann 2007. 192 pp.

Keywords


Hausa; women; oral conversation; oral history; folk history; domestic production

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