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African theatre. Diasporas [electronic resource] / guest editors, Christine Matzke & Osita Okagbue ; reviews editor, Jane Plastow.

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  • ISBN: 9781846156878 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1846156874 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xx, 170 p.)
  • Publisher: Woodbridge, UK ; James Currey, c2009.

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Available through EBSCO/Netlibrary
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Performing Black Canadas : the trans-American imaginary of Black Canadian theatre / Maureen Moynagh -- The theory of Ase : the persistence of African performance aesthetics in the North American diaspora : August Wilson, Ntozake Shange & Djanet Sears / Esiaba Irobi -- African presence in Cuban theatre / Cariad Astles -- Marginality, sacrifice & transgression : mothers & rebellious women in two plays by Cuba's Eugenio Hernâandez Espinosa / Conrad James -- Interculture on stage : Afro-Italian theatre / Sabrina Brancato -- Black British theatre in London 1972-89 : a brief overview / Yvonne Brewster -- Talking about Something dark ; an interview with Lemn Sissay / Jane Plastow -- Jews, blood & Ethiopian dance in Israel : critical race theory & the postcolonial / Rob Baum -- Nature in migration & the 'natural migrant' : performing African settlement in Tasmanian community arts / Mary Anderson -- Khaled El-Sawy's Messing with the mind : translator's introduction / Mona Khedr -- Messing with the mind : a political satire / Khaled El-Sawy.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Theater > Africa.
African drama > History and criticism.
African diaspora in literature.

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