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Foreign Gods, Inc. free pdf Foreign Gods, Inc. tells the story of Ike, a New York-based Nigerian cab driver. Despite his degree in economics, his strong accent has barred him from the corporate world. Fuelled by desperation, sets out to steal the statue of an ancient war deity from his home village and sell it to a New York gallery. Back in Nigeria, he has to deal with old friends, family and a mounting conflict between Christians and those who worship the deity. A frank exploration of the dreams, promises and frustrations of immigrant life- religious conflict- and modern culture.

About Okey A. Ndibe

Okey Ndibe teaches African and African Diaspora literatures at Brown University. He earned MFA and PhD degrees from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and has taught at Connecticut College, Bard College, Trinity College, and the University of Lagos (as a Fulbright scholar). He is also the author of "Arrows of Rain "and has served on the editorial board of "Hartford Courant "where his essays won national and state awards. He lives in West Hartford, CT, with his wife, Sheri, and their three children.

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Author : Okey A. Ndibe
Publisher : Soho Press Inc
Data Published : 16 January 2014
ISBN : 1616954450
EAN : 9781616954451
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 332 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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