Behold the Dreamers

Behold the Dreamers


Imbolo Mbue

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Cocoyam Term Analysis

A root vegetable that is also known as “taro.”
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Cocoyam Term Timeline in Behold the Dreamers

The timeline below shows where the term Cocoyam appears in Behold the Dreamers. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 25
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...chicken gizzard, and ekwang, which takes two hours to prepare, due to peeling and grating cocoyams, wrapping them in spinach leaves, and simmering them with palm oil, dried fish, maggi and... (full context)