Prologue* Dilemma of a Ghost and Anowa is a play by Ama Ata Aidoo. * It is about a girl who rejects and defies tribal conventions by marrying a man that she loves. * The man who Anowa marries is forced to live with the consequences of those actions and conflicts arise. * The play opens in a village called Yebi on the Ghana coast of Africa in 1870. * Old man and old woman who are referred to as Being-The-Mouth-That-Eats-Salt-and-Pepper, speaks to the audience to introduce the story. * Old man and old woman talk about the village and how everything is done there in moderation. * The landscape of the Ghana coast is describes as being hot, but not so hot that it burns the crops that grow there. * Also, there is a mountain, which rises to balance out the flat lands of the African coast. * There is only one oddity in the...
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