Ahmadou kourouma highly respected award winning ivorian author has created with allah is not obliged a vivacious often hilarious but also disturbing and thought provoking novel published in 2000 in its original french it was likely the first of fictionalized or factual accounts capturing the life of child soldiers in west or east africa. Allah is not obliged to be fair about all the things he does here on earth these are the words of the child soldier or as he calls himself a small soldier birahima and thus begins and ends ivorian writer ahmadou kouroumas award winning novel. Allah is not obliged to be fair about all the things he does here on earththese are the words of the boy soldier birahima in the final masterpiece by one of africa8217s most celebrated writers ahmadou kourouma when ten year old birahimas mother dies he leaves his native village in the. Allah is not obliged by ahmadou kourouma translated by frank wynne 224pp heinemann gbp1499 allah is not obliged to be fair about all the things he does on earth remarks birahima the . Ivorian writer ahmadou kouroumas allah is not obliged abounds with characters who strictly define and divide themselves as muslim christian or animist but because kourouma sets his story in the middle of the civil wars that burnt through liberia and sierra leone in the nineties the characters similarities are more apparent than their
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