Geerarsa Folksong as the Oromo National Literature: A Study of Ethnography, Folklore and Folklife in the Context of the Ethiopian Colonization of Oromia - Studies in African Literature v. 6 (Hardback)Addisu Tolesa (author)
Hardback 232 Pages / Published: 30/06/1999
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Geerarsa is a type of folksong of Ethiopia's Oromo people. This study explores their verbal art in an attempt to address the social base and political scope of Oromo folklore. Geerarsa is seen as an important part of the Oromo struggle to regain their national and cultural identity.
Publisher: The Edwin Mellen Press Ltd
Number of pages: 232
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