What is it about?

It explores the use of literature to record historical events and their impacts on the society of the time of the events, in this instance Nigerians.

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Why is it important?

It establishes a connection between literature, history and society.


I attempted to establish that Tanure Ojaide's The Endless Song is a record of Nigeria's spatio-temporal history.

Dr. Edwin Onwuka
Covenant University

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This page is a summary of: Versifying History and National Trauma in Tanure Ojaide’s The Endless Song, SAGE Open, January 2019, SAGE Publications,
DOI: 10.1177/2158244019837435.
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