Amma Darko

Summary of Chapter Sixteen of Faceless

Reading Time: 3 minutes   Let’s begin our summary of Chapter Sixteen of Faceless by touching on the most important highlights in this chapter. Chapter Sixteen of Faceless is right at the end of Book Two of this novel by the Ghanaian author, Amma Darko. Chapter Sixteen is a direct continuation of the events that unfolded in Chapter Fifteen …

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Discuss the Significance of the Relationship Between Maa Tsuru and Kpakpo

Reading Time: 7 minutes This tutorial will describe how Maa Tsuru met Kpakpo and the details of the first meeting between Maa Tsuru and Kpakpo in Faceless . We shall also take a close look at the significance of this first meeting  and the subsequent relationship between Maa Tsuru and Kpakpo that grows out of it. You can find …

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A Summary of Chapter Seven of Faceless

Reading Time: 3 minutes   Are you ready to have your summary of Chapter Seven of Faceless? Two significant events in Chapter 7 of Faceless, a novel by Amma Darko are: Kabria’s return to the Agbogbloshie Market to meet Fofo for the second time Kabria’s visit to the blue rasta hairdressing salon kiosk Chapter Seven of Faceless opens with …

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Summary of Chapter 6 of Faceless

Reading Time: 4 minutes     This post is a summary of Chapter 6 of Faceless, a novel by Amma Darko. Two key issues that form part of Chapter 6 of Faceless by Amma Darko are: Kabria’s struggles with the reality of the maturing body of Obea, her adolescent daughter and her exposure to information about sex. Male-bashing and …

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Comment on the Friendship Between Fofo and Odarley

Reading Time: 4 minutes The friendship between Fofo and Odarley is one that is built around the following core values: shared needs emotional support shared interests trust companionship So close is the friendship between Fofo and Odarley that they do many things together. Interdependence between Fofo and Odarley As close friends, Fofo and Odarley trust and depend on each …

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The Character and Role of Fofo in Faceless

Reading Time: 7 minutes The character and role of Fofo in Faceless is one big predictable topic for both students and teachers of WASSCE Literature-i-English, isn’t it? I daresay there is no teacher nor student of Literature-in-English who wouldn’t have thought about the role of Fofo as they prepare for WASSCE, JAMB, NECO or any other examination involving Darko’s …

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Describe the Attempts Made by Poison to Hide Baby T’s Identity

Reading Time: 4 minutes Baby T’s identity after her death remains a mystery to the people of MUTE and Harvest FM for some time. The person who goes to great lengths to hide Baby T’s identity is Poison. We shall begin this tutorial about attempts made by Poison to hide Baby T’s identity by briefly outlining the events that …

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The Significance of the First Encounter Between Kabria and Fofo at the Agbogbloshie Market

Reading Time: 7 minutes   This tutorial is about the significance of the first encounter between Kabria and Fofo at the Agbogbloshie Market. For you to do proper justice to a question about the first encounter between Kabria and Fofo at the Agbogbloshie Market, you will need to cover the below important areas. But before we continue … I …

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Comment on the View That Baby T is a Victim of Social Injustice

Reading Time: 3 minutes   Amma Darko portrays Baby T as a victim of social injustice. The premature death of Baby T is clearly an avoidable one. It is the injustices in the society which this girl came to meet that bring about her sad end. There are many instances of social injustice which have conspired to end the …

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A Simplified Summary of Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless.

Reading Time: 4 minutes   Here is a simplified, direct-to-the-point summary of the relevant details in the novel, Faceless, by the Ghanaian writer, Amma Darko. AMMA DARKO: FACELESS Summary of the Text The story begins with the protagonist, a street child called Fofo. Fofo earns her livelihood by washing vegetables and petty stealing. She befriends another street child, Odarley …

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A Brief Summary of the Themes and Characters in Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless

Reading Time: 2 minutes   The themes of Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless, are many. Here is my master list of the major themes in Faceless by the Ghanaian novelist, Amma Darko. AMMA DARKO: FACELESS The key themes you should note in Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless 1.Streetism: deplorable conditions and violence against street children, particularly vulnerable girls like Baby T and …

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What Makes Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless, a Satire?

Reading Time: 2 minutes   Here is a quick look at the objects of criticism in the novel, Faceless. These are the aspects which contribute to making Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless a satire. Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless, is a satire. She uses her characters, settings and themes to expose the wrongs in the Ghanaian society as a way of …

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5 Examples of the Use of Symbols in Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless

Reading Time: 4 minutes   Here are five examples of how Amma Darko makes use of symbolism in her novel, Faceless. 1. The blue Rasta kiosk and the clean-shaven body of Baby T Amma Darko makes reference to the blue Rasta kiosk on several occasions as the place where Baby T’s clean-shaven body is found lying naked. In the …

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The Role of Women in Amma Darko’s Novel, Faceless

Reading Time: 2 minutes   Comment on Amma Darko’s Faceless as a feminist novel. What role do women and girls play in Amma Darko’s novel, Faceless? Now I present to you some key points to help you answer with ease the above possible questions (or other related ones) on the novel, Faceless. You may like also: Savings alone won’t …

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