Between Dystopias: The Road to Afropantheology by Oghenechovwe Donald Epeki and Joshua Uchenna Omenga
Trade Paperback – Caezik – Oct 2023 – 245 pages
African literary scholars struggle to reconcile African mysticism with literary labels. Between Dystopias: The Road to Afropantheology encapsulates the essence of African mysticism and dystopia through original stories.
Afropantheology explores various aspects of African mysticism and dystopia. ‘Mother’s Love, Father’s Place’ and ‘02 Arena’ are examples. It acknowledges Africa’s journey from its origins to the future.
‘The Deification of Igodo’ and ‘A Dance with the Ancestors’ are stories that showcase the complexity of African mysticism. ‘Land of the Awaiting Birth’ explores the link between theborn and the unborn. .
Between Dystopias: The Road to Afropantheology is a celebration of African mysticism. The collection highlights the richness and complexity of African culture and traditions. It is a must-read for anyone interested in African literature, culture, and history.