Author: Allua Vaah

Allua (Elizabeth) Vaah hails from Bakanta, a village on the western coast of Ghana. She was the first in her family to attend high school, and one of the first few girls in her village to go to university. MAAME (Mawenzi House/TSAR Publishers, 2020) is her first work of fiction. Allua is an advocate for better maternal health through her foundation, the Vaah Junior Foundation, and a strong advocate for girl's education, always using her own life story as an example. She works as a risk manager in a major bank and lives in Greater Toronto.

Maame (Mother)
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Maame (Mother)

Mawenzi House/TSAR Publishers

Fiction. Short Stories. MAAME is a collection of linked stories about women in a small community in Ghana. Life in the village is a constant rotation between the real and the supernatural. For girls there exists a short window between childhood and ...

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