Song of lawino song of ocol african writers series okot pbitek 47 out of 5 stars 16 paperback 51 offers from 199 black rain japans modern writers masuji ibuse 44 out of 5 stars 56 paperback 1086 the river between african writers series ngugi wa thiongo. Taking the book solely at face value song of lawino song of ocol are verses concerned with the disintegration of the marriage of lawino a rural african acoli woman and ocol her western educated husband. The world views of song of lawino and song of ocol are so polarized that neither can be embraced lawinos position is the more sympathetic because she at least expresses some openness to trying to understand while ocol has simply cut himself off from both his and his continents past and from any constructive dialogue. Song of lawino which is a narrative poem describes how lawinos husband ocol the son of the tribal leader of their acholi tribe has taken another wife clementine who is educated and acts european. Song of lawino and song of ocol are among the most successful african literary works song of lawino is an african womans lamentation over the cultural death of her western educated husband ocol in song of ocol the husband tries to justify his cultural apostasy
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