Echoes of life in a sprawling city

2011-05-18 00:00

SEFI Atta is a Nigerian author who has won the Wole Soyinka Prize for Literature in Africa with her first novel. Swallow is narrated by Tolani who moves to the city of Lagos to find a life for herself.

Tolani is promoted to Rose’s former position and finds herself the recipient­ of Salako’s unwelcome attentions. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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