The Cleansing

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The Cleansing: Razor-Sharp Psychological Drama Novel Raises Awareness for Abhorrent African Ritual of ‘Widow Cleansing’.


Crafted by Michael Connor, ‘The Cleansing’ takes readers back to the turn of the 21st century, as one young African woman struggles to weigh up life and her culture’s constant conflict between old and new. In a world that is rapidly progressing and modernising, her stagnant culture refuses to end the ritual of ‘widow cleansing’; or forced rape of those who have recently lost their husband.


Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: July 2014
  • English
  • 9780957310728
  • United Kingdom
  • Paperback
  • Pages: 236
  • Ouen Press
  • Readership: General
  • Publish State: Published
  • Edition: FIrst
  • Dimensions: 7..75 X 5 inches