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Modern Classics Selected Plays Of Robertson Davies
Modern Classics Selected Plays Of Robertson Davies
SKU: #014305565820111015
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sku: 014305565820111015, ean: 9780143055655, isbn: 0143055658,

Robertson Davies was a prolific playwright; a definitive collection of his plays would require several volumes. Included in this representative collection are some that have never been published for a wider audience, as well as various types of plays...


The Kwagh-hir Theater: A Weapon for Social Action
The Kwagh-hir Theater: A Weapon for Social Action
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mpn: 2 black & white illustrations, 12 black, ean: 9780761862499, isbn: 0761862498,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
The Kwagh-hir Theater: A Weapon for Social Action represents a significant milestone in the documentation and theorization of non-Western theater. The book describes how the Tiv people of Nigeria used their indigenous theater to fight against British...


The Films of Ousmane Semb Ne: Discourse, Culture, and Politics (Cambria Contemporary Global Performing Arts)
The Films of Ousmane Semb Ne: Discourse, Culture, and Politics (Cambria Contemporary Global Performing Arts)
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781604978315, isbn: 1604978317,

Ousmane Sembène was a Senegalese film director, producer, and writer whom the Los Angeles Times considered one of the greatest authors of Africa. Often called the "father of African film," Sembène strongly believed that African films should be gear...


African Women Playwrights
African Women Playwrights
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mpn: Illustrations, ean: 9780252033872, isbn: 0252033876,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
This anthology consists of nine plays by a diverse group of women from throughout the African continent. The plays focus on a wide range of issues, such as cultural differences, AIDS, female circumcision, women's rights to higher education, racial an...


Six Plays from East & West Africa (African Theatre)
Six Plays from East & West Africa (African Theatre)
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ean: 9781847011725, isbn: 1847011721,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
This volume makes available some of the most influential, imaginative and exciting plays to come out of East and West Africa from the 1970s to the present day. Deliberately excluding playscripts by the regions' two best known playwrights, Wole Soyink...


Keep Your Mouth Shut
Keep Your Mouth Shut
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ean: 9781542690294, isbn: 1542690293,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
A CHURCH HYMN FROM ANGERIn the Anglican Communion of Nigeria, poorly-trained catechists, assisted by elder called Baba-Egbes, usually chosen from the congregation,managed village churches in the pre and postindependent eras in Nigeria, if such church...


Vegas It Happened To Me
Vegas It Happened To Me
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ean: 9781544827056, isbn: 1544827059,

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From Pleasant Grove of Dallas, TX comes a story of a young man by the name of Rashaud Williams who discovers just how unpleasant life can really be. After being molested at an early age, Rashaud’s life seems to unravel with blow after blow. Unable ...


Madness
Madness
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ean: 9781545233795, isbn: 1545233799,

Author’s Note Although this book is based on the author‘s experiences as a psychiatric nurse, it is a fictional account. The characters and situations which appear in the work are synthesised from a large number of observations made during a twel...


The Devil Is a Woman
The Devil Is a Woman
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ean: 9781547175475, isbn: 1547175478,

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If you want to see the truth, close your eyes to what appears to be true. Jalal ud Din al-Rumi In a darkened room, on a black-draped bed, somewhere in the heart of the city, lies an old witch. Like an ancient spider, her withered body seems lifeless....


The World in an Orange: Creating Theatre with Barney Simon
The World in an Orange: Creating Theatre with Barney Simon
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ean: 9781583227114, isbn: 1583227113,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Barney Simon (1932–1995) was the legendary artistic director, writer, and co-creator ofthe Market Theatre in Johannesburg, one of the most influential and distinguished theatres in South Africa and the world. He workshopped, wrote, and directed unf...


Pumie's African Heartbeat
Pumie's African Heartbeat
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ean: 9781616673796, isbn: 1616673796,

Pumalela is a young black South African orphan. He is from the Xhosa tribe and has a difficult start to his life until he is picked up on the side of the road by Ben in his taxi. Ben and Mandisa raise Pumalela as their own son in a township called ...


Love, Crime and Johannesburg: A Musical
Love, Crime and Johannesburg: A Musical
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ean: 9781868143542, isbn: 1868143546,

"Why bother to rob a bank, when you can own a bank?" asked Bertold Brecht. The question is reiterated in the very Brechtian Love, Crime and Johannesburg, the story of Jimmy ‘Long Legs’ Mangane, a people’s poet involved in the struggle, who is a...


Le Théâtre à Strasbourg de Brant à Voltaire (1512-1781) (Germanistique) (French Edition)
Le Théâtre à Strasbourg de Brant à Voltaire (1512-1781) (Germanistique) (French Edition)
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ean: 9782252039755, isbn: 2252039752,

Die Interkulturelle Theologie. Zeitschrift f|r Missionswissenschaft erscheint in Fortf|hrung des Evangelischen Missions-Magazins (seit 1816) und der Evangelischen Missions-Zeitschrift. Sie reflektiert die theologischen Grundlagen der Mission (Mission...


New Territories: Theatre, Drama, and Performance in Post-apartheid South Africa (Dramaturgies)
New Territories: Theatre, Drama, and Performance in Post-apartheid South Africa (Dramaturgies)
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mpn: 35, ean: 9782875742537, isbn: 2875742531,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
South African theatre, drama, and performance is a vibrant and rapidly developing area of contemporary theatre studies. In this critical anthology of essays and interviews, some of the world’s most respected scholars and practitioners writing and w...


Theater in Ghana: Weltsicht, Rituale, Mythen, Tanzdrama, «Social Drama», «Ananse Sem», «Comic Plays» und moderne Dramen (FTSK. Publikationen des ... Mainz in Germersheim) (German Edition)
Theater in Ghana: Weltsicht, Rituale, Mythen, Tanzdrama, «Social Drama», «Ananse Sem», «Comic Plays» und moderne Dramen (FTSK. Publikationen des ... Mainz in Germersheim) (German Edition)
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ean: 9783631437667, isbn: 3631437668,

Dieses Werk stellt zum einen das traditionelle Theater in Ghana dar und zum anderen die traditionellen Elemente in der Moderne. Da das Theater eine gesellschaftliche Einrichtung zur Pflege und Förderung des kulturellen Lebens eines Volkes bedeutet, ...


Dramen in englischer Sprache von Frauen aus Nigeria (Europäische Hochschulschriften / European University Studies / Publications Universitaires Européennes) (German Edition)
Dramen in englischer Sprache von Frauen aus Nigeria (Europäische Hochschulschriften / European University Studies / Publications Universitaires Européennes) (German Edition)
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ean: 9783631461556, isbn: 3631461550,

Ein Textkorpus von ca. 50 Dramen wird in dieser Studie erstmalig vorgestellt. Die historischen und soziologischen Implikationen der Frage nach der Rolle der Frau im nigerianischen Theater werden eruiert. Es wird gezeigt, welche Wirkungsfaktoren des e...


Das (franko-)algerische Kino: Eine filmgeschichtliche Studie aus transnationaler Perspektive (Méditerranée: Littératures - Cultures / Mittelmeer: Literaturen - Kulturen) (German Edition)
Das (franko-)algerische Kino: Eine filmgeschichtliche Studie aus transnationaler Perspektive (Méditerranée: Littératures - Cultures / Mittelmeer: Literaturen - Kulturen) (German Edition)
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ean: 9783631661819, isbn: 3631661819,

Das algerische Kino begleitet die Geschichte des Landes seit dem Unabhängigkeitskrieg. Es reflektiert Entwicklungen und Probleme des modernen Algerien, dessen enge und konfliktreiche Beziehung zu Frankreich sowie die nationale Krise im Bürgerkrieg....


Nkyin-Kyin: Essays on the Ghanaian Theatre. (Cross Cultures)
Nkyin-Kyin: Essays on the Ghanaian Theatre. (Cross Cultures)
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ean: 9789042025172, isbn: 9042025174,

This collection brings together essays written over a thirty-five year period. They reflect James Gibbs's position vis-à-vis the Ghanaian theatre as sometimes a remote onlooker, sometimes an enthusiastic participant observer, deeply involved in issu...


Odun: Discourses, Strategies and Power in the Yoruba Play of Transformation (Cross Cultures)
Odun: Discourses, Strategies and Power in the Yoruba Play of Transformation (Cross Cultures)
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ean: 9789042026803, isbn: 9042026804,

A poetic 'voice' scans the rhythm of academic research, telling of the encounter with odún; then the voice falls silent. What is then raised is the dust of a forgotten academic debate on the nature of theatre and drama, and the following divergent s...


The Epilogue. Two Unpublished Plays of Ola Rotimi
The Epilogue. Two Unpublished Plays of Ola Rotimi
SKU: #IQ-9789784804578
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sku: IQ-9789784804578, ean: 9789784804578, isbn: 9784804573,

Ola Rotini, the great Nigerian playwright, died in 2000. He was reworking two of his plays:"Man Talk, Women Talk" and "Tororo, Tororo, Roro". They are now published posthumously, and represent an epilogue to his career as a theatre artist and comic p...



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