marjorie oludhe macgoye: mother africa, born in southampton

Marjorie Oludhe Macgoye was a prolific writer and preferred using her old typewriter. PHOTO | FILEIn this article I come across the word ‘enigma’ again, but this time something is being said about her. The writer of this article states that “the essence of the woman remains concealed”. Can we ever know exactly who another person is?



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I enjoy reading about Africa. New books. Old books. By African writers. By non-African writers. Novel. History. Travel. Biographies. Autobiographies. Politics. Colonialism. Poetry.

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