Films By Sam Aryeetey

Most Ghanaians know 'Anansesem' —the stories of Ananse. In Akan mythology, Kweku Ananse is the younger brother of Nyankopon, the great god of the sky. But Ananse is earthy, with an insatiable greed. He is a spider-man or man-spider personifying shrewdness and cunning. Always in mischief, his end is usually trouble or disgrace. Thus he is a figure of laughter and scorn. ... We may see him, perhaps,... Read more
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