The Women Who Smile (1990)

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  • Featuring

    Claire Walmsley

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year


  • Type


  • Category

    Non Fiction

Alternative titles

  • The Hamar Trilogy The Women Who Smile Alternative


An intimate portrait of the women of a traditional Hamar community in South-West Ethiopia, which considers their lifestyles, customs, and roles in their society. Three young women, each at a different stage of life, tell their stories, and they talk frankly and humourously about their concerns, problems and ambitions.

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