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The Resource A History of theatre in Africa, edited by Martin Banham

A History of theatre in Africa, edited by Martin Banham

Label
A History of theatre in Africa
Title
A History of theatre in Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Martin Banham
Title variation
History of theater in Africa
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first full history of theatre in Africa and offers a comprehensive, yet accessible, account of this long and varied chronicle. Chapters include an examination of the concepts of 'history' and 'theatre'; North Africa; Francophone theatre; Anglophone West Africa; East Africa; Southern Africa; Lusophone African theatre; and Mauritius
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
792/.096
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PN2969
LC item number
.H57 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Banham, Martin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Theater
  • Performing arts
  • Théâtre
  • Arts du spectacle
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Performing arts
  • Theater
  • Africa
  • Toneel
Label
A History of theatre in Africa, edited by Martin Banham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Concepts of history and theatre in Africa / Kole Omotoso -- North Africa. Egypt / Ahmed Zaki ; Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia / Kamal Salhi ; Sudan / Khalid AlMubarak Mustafa -- Francophone Africa south of the Sahara / John Conteh-Morgan -- Anglophone West Africa. Nigeria / Dapo Adelugba and Olu Obafemi, with additional material by Sola Adeyemi ; Ghana / James Gibbs ; Sierra Leone / Mohamed Sheriff ; A note on recent Anglophone Cameroonian theatre / Asheri Kolo -- East Africa. Ethiopia and Eritrea / Jane Plastow ; Kenya / Chiarunji Chesaina and Evan Mwangi ; Tanzania / Amandina Lihamba ; Uganda / Eckhard Breitinger -- Southern Africa / David Kerr, with Stephen Chifunyise -- South Africa / Yvette Hutchison -- Theatre in Portuguese-speaking African countries / Luís R. Mitras -- Mauritius and Réunion / Roshni Mooneeram -- Surviving the crossing : theatre in the African Diaspora / Osita Okagbue
Control code
560093235
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 478 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521808132
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560093235
Label
A History of theatre in Africa, edited by Martin Banham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Concepts of history and theatre in Africa / Kole Omotoso -- North Africa. Egypt / Ahmed Zaki ; Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia / Kamal Salhi ; Sudan / Khalid AlMubarak Mustafa -- Francophone Africa south of the Sahara / John Conteh-Morgan -- Anglophone West Africa. Nigeria / Dapo Adelugba and Olu Obafemi, with additional material by Sola Adeyemi ; Ghana / James Gibbs ; Sierra Leone / Mohamed Sheriff ; A note on recent Anglophone Cameroonian theatre / Asheri Kolo -- East Africa. Ethiopia and Eritrea / Jane Plastow ; Kenya / Chiarunji Chesaina and Evan Mwangi ; Tanzania / Amandina Lihamba ; Uganda / Eckhard Breitinger -- Southern Africa / David Kerr, with Stephen Chifunyise -- South Africa / Yvette Hutchison -- Theatre in Portuguese-speaking African countries / Luís R. Mitras -- Mauritius and Réunion / Roshni Mooneeram -- Surviving the crossing : theatre in the African Diaspora / Osita Okagbue
Control code
560093235
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 478 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521808132
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560093235

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