(Born 5 January 1938, Kamĩrĩĩthũ, Kenya)
For a succinct insight into the expansive contributions of Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o to the heritage of African World Letters and associated development, see, for instance, Herbert Ekwe-Ekwe, Readings from Reading: Essays on African Politics, Genocide, Literature (Dakar & Reading: African Renaissance, 2011), pp. 45-50.
(Joe Henderson Quartet, “Keystone” [personnel: Henderson, tenor saxophone; Chick Corea, piano; Ron Carter, bass; Billy Higgins, drums; recorded: Studio-Masters, Los Angeles, US, [?] January 1980])