Discover more about Efua Sutherland’s life and work:


Cover of The Legacy of Efua Sutherland For a comprehensive overview of Efua Sutherland’s creative influence in Ghana and abroad, we recommend The Legacy of Efua Sutherland: Pan-African Cultural Activism, co-edited by Anne V. Adams and Esi Sutherland-Addy. Visit Ayebia Clarke Publishing, Ltd. (UK) or Lynne Rienner Publishers (US) for details.

You can also read a review of The Legacy of Efua Sutherland in Pambazuka News.






For more biographical information and lists of selected works, please visit:



African Women in Cinema

Encyclopaedia Britannica


Further references:

Myths, Traditions and Mothers of the Nation

Afram Publications Ltd.

British Library Archives.