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  1. says:

    So Sunjata is basically the story about the beginnings of the Malian empire in the early 1300s as founded by the great warrior SunjataBamba Suso Banna Kanute were both griots or jalis; griots are West African storytellers Both griots Bamba Suso Banna Kanute were studied in 1970 by Gordon Innes who watchedtranscribedtried

  2. says:

    This is the same epic as Sundiata An Epic of Old Mali Some grLibrarian work needs to be done on this The only unifying way to recognize this diversity is via the title which itself is variously spelled There is no author There are reciters And filing it as 'anonymous' is a really stupid idea So in this volume we have two recitations of this

  3. says:

    Oh how I love this story let me count the ways First off let me start this review by stating that this particular post is a preuel to a elaborate review that I'll be putting together at some point in the future Reason being is that this story is one that reuires patience because there are so many different versions and interpretations of it

  4. says:

    This collection includes two different versions of the Sunjata epic the story of Sundiata Keita the hero who founded the Mali Empire in the 13th century Each griot has their own interpretation of the events of the story and well as their own uniue storytelling style so I loved that two were included here As cool as it was to learn this story it is definitely meant to be experienced as a musical performance not a written text Thankfully ther

  5. says:

    First of all don't skip the footnotes and introduction They make the story much easier to follow and fill in a lot of inferred informationThis book is uite uniue for a Penguin Classics title as there are two separate versions of the Sunjata epic included Unlike other stories like Beowulf there isn't a definitive version of the st

  6. says:

    Sunjata is a magnificent oral epic of West Africa comparable to the story of Beowulf I enjoyed reading the two distinct versions of the tale and seeing how differences emerged through different tellings Sunjata is really meant to be performe

  7. says:

    Like many epics Sunjata praises strength and cunning but the real standouts from both versions make these specific interpretations uniue Bamba Suso’s telling has moments of pleading for mercy and justice and Ba

  8. says:

    My first African myth I appreciated the introduction to the musical origin of the storytelling The story made me think of Lion King which I wouldn't be surprised if it had an influence along with Hamlet Short and interesting first dip into the culture

  9. says:

    Read portions for class World Myth Foundations of Culture 2018

  10. says:

    Read for English Class

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Ds and created the Mali Empire which would last for two centuries Based on events from the early thirteenth century these tales of heroism and magic are still celebrated across West Africa as part of a living epic oral traditio Read portions for class World Myth Foundations of Culture 2018 Empire State Building: The Making of a Landmark for two centuries Based on events I Love You Almost Always from the early thirteenth century these tales of heroism and magic are still celebrated across West Africa as part of a living epic oral traditio Read portions Gloom Town for class World Myth Foundations of Culture 2018

REVIEW ã JIMFORD.CO.UK Ñ Bamba Suso

To become a mighty warrior renowned for his bravery and superhuman strength They describe how with the help of his sister who seduced their arch enemy Sumanguru into revealing his secret powers Sunjata defeated the Susu overlor This collection includes two different versions of the Sunjata epic the story of Sundiata Keita the hero who founded the Mali Empire in the 13th century Each griot has their own interpretation of the events of the story and well as their own uniue storytelling style so I loved that two were included here As cool as it was to learn this story it is definitely meant to be experienced as a musical performance not a written text Thankfully there are a decent amount of videos available on Youtube to supplement th I Love You Almost Always for his bravery and superhuman strength They describe how with the help of his sister who seduced their arch enemy Sumanguru into revealing his secret powers Sunjata defeated the Susu overlor This collection includes two different versions of the Sunjata epic the story of Sundiata Keita the hero who Gloom Town founded the Mali Empire in the 13th century Each griot has their own interpretation of the events of the story and well as their own uniue storytelling style so I loved that two were included here As cool as it was to learn this story it is definitely meant to be experienced as a musical performance not a written text Thankfully there are a decent amount of videos available on Youtube to supplement th