Heart of a Stranger, originally published in 1976, is a travelogue chronicling Laurence's geographical journeys to many lands and places. She notes qI saw, somewhat to my surprise, that they are all, in one way or another, travel articles. And by travel, I mean both those voyages which are outer and those voyages which are inner.qTheir duty was to memorize the poems composed by the Sayyid and then to go from tribe to tribe, chanting the gabay and ... His poems show a firm grasp of the intracacies of Somali literary style, and his own passionate beliefs give a strength and carrying power to the lines even in translation, although of course it is ... poem Mahammed Abdille Hasan also indicated the way 36 HEART OF A STRANGER.
|Title||:||Heart of a Stranger|
|Author||:||Margaret Laurence, Nora Foster Stovel|
|Publisher||:||University of Alberta - 2003|