Woman Alone, A

Author(s):Bessie Head
ISBN: 9780435906030
Subject: Literature
Grade(s): Grade 10,Grade 11,Grade 12
Language: English

A Woman Alone is a collection of autobiographical writings, sketches and essays that covers Bessie Head’s creative life, up to her death in 1986 at the age of 49. It reveals a woman of great sensitivity and vitality, inspired through her knowledge of suffering in a reverence for ordinary people and finding some healing for her own anguish in a quiet corner of Africa.