The Song We Hear in the Mutooma Tree

dc.contributor.advisorSelvadurai, Shyam
dc.contributor.advisorBush, Catherine
dc.contributor.authorMugarura, Jedidiah
dc.date.accessioned2022-09-09T13:11:14Z
dc.date.copyright2022-08
dc.date.created2022-08-16
dc.degree.departmentSchool of English and Theatre Studiesen_US
dc.degree.grantorUniversity of Guelphen
dc.degree.nameMaster of Fine Artsen_US
dc.degree.programmeCreative Writingen_US
dc.description.abstractSet in early 16th century Nkore Kingdom (today Ankole in south western Uganda), The Song We Hear in the Mutooma Tree is a thesis novel that follows the disappearance of an eight-year-old boy, Himbisa, from his home in Buhungiro and the life he lives with a Bahima family, under the parenthood of two homosexual fathers, Keitirima and Kahinda, and a matriarch. As well, the novel follows the spiritual and emotional journey of the boy’s mother Mahoro as she searches for her son.en_US
dc.description.embargo2999-01-01
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10214/27206
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherUniversity of Guelphen
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dc.subjectAfricanen_US
dc.subjectNovelen_US
dc.subjectHistoricalen_US
dc.subjectNkoreen_US
dc.titleThe Song We Hear in the Mutooma Treeen_US
dc.typeThesisen

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