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Traveller to the East

Traveller to the East Mofolo s novel is an allegory in which a young African in search of truth and virtue journeys to a land where white men help bring him to Christian salvation

  • Title: Traveller to the East
  • Author: Thomas Mofolo
  • ISBN: 9780143185512
  • Page: 210
  • Format: Paperback
  • Mofolo s novel is an allegory in which a young African in search of truth and virtue journeys to a land where white men help bring him to Christian salvation.

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    1. Thomas Mofolo

      Thomas Mokopu Mofolo 22 December 1876 8 September 1948 is considered to be the greatest Basotho author He wrote mostly in the Sesotho language, but his most popular book, Chaka, has been translated into English and other languages.

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    1. I understand why this is considered a 'classic' but I am concerned that it is seriously let down by a very patronizing translation into English. The tale of a nineteenth century African herds-boy who considers the beauty and order of the natural world, and the ugliness and horror of the human world he inhabits, and sets off East to find his answer. There is certainly some element of autobiography in this and as a testimony of finding God without 'outside' instruction it is very powerful. The sto [...]


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