Tears of Joy A Prose-Play

Author Name: Sadiya Abubakar | Format: Paperback | Genre : Literature & Fiction

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Tears of joy as a prose-play, captures the trivialities, trials and tribulations of Indian women. As a Nigerian, the author’s knowledge of India was gathered from the Bollywood movies she watched from the early 90s to 2014. Since her arrival in India in 2014, her perception changed due to her day-to-day experiences, friends’ true-life stories and the news she read. This book emanates from a draft of a short play she wrote, which was to be performed for a literary event in LPU. Written in a simple style and language, it captures some intriguing realities of what being a female in India is like.

Sadiya Abubakar was born in 1990 in the commercially bustling city of Kano, Nigeria, where she was brought up in a close-knit family. She is happily married and blessed with a beautiful son. She obtained her Bachelors in English Literature from Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria, and Masters in the same field from Lovely Professional University, Punjab, India. She is currently pursuing a PhD. Sadiya has authored a few research papers, poems, essays and articles, and has a stock of unpublished short stories. Tears of Joy is her first attempt at a literary piece. She was in India from August 2014 to October 2017, when she moved to Malaysia.

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Title: Tears of Joy
Product ID: 61046-1319879-NA-NED-T0-KART-NA-NA-GU
ISBN: 9781948147187
Format: Paperback
Date of Publication: 31-10-2017
Year: 2017

Tears of joy as a prose-play, captures the trivialities, trials and tribulations of Indian women. As a Nigerian, the author’s knowledge of India was gathered from the Bollywood movies she watched from the early 90s to 2014. Since her arrival in India in 2014, her perception changed due to her day-to-day experiences, friends’ true-life stories and the news she read. This book emanates from a draft of a short play she wrote, which was to be performed for a literary event in LPU. Written in a simple style and language, it captures some intriguing realities of what being a female in India is like.

Sadiya Abubakar was born in 1990 in the commercially bustling city of Kano, Nigeria, where she was brought up in a close-knit family. She is happily married and blessed with a beautiful son. She obtained her Bachelors in English Literature from Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria, and Masters in the same field from Lovely Professional University, Punjab, India. She is currently pursuing a PhD. Sadiya has authored a few research papers, poems, essays and articles, and has a stock of unpublished short stories. Tears of Joy is her first attempt at a literary piece. She was in India from August 2014 to October 2017, when she moved to Malaysia.

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Title:Tears of Joy
Product ID: 61046-1319879-NA-NED-T0-KART-NA-NA-GU
ISBN:9781948147187
Format:Paperback
Date of Publication: 31-10-2017
Year: 2017

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