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ean: 9780907871187, isbn: 0907871186,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
Originally published in 1935, Africa Dances takes the reader on an odyssey across West Africa, in the company of one of the great black ballet stars of 1930s Paris (Feral Benga). It's a devastating critique of colonial rule, which is shown to be dest...
African Theatre in Development:
By Indiana University Press
ean: 9780253213419, isbn: 025321341X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 186 reviews
"A truly worthwhile resource in a growing field of research—the theater and drama of Africa—this volume collects ten essays about theater practice, publications, and productions; in-depth reviews of 17 books; and a new play." —Choice"... a 'mus...
The New Iranian Cinema: Politics, Representation and Identity
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ean: 9781860648045, isbn: 1860648045,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
Iranian cinema is today widely recognized not merely as a distinctive national cinema, but as one of the most innovative in the world. This international stature both fascinates Western observers and appears paradoxical in line with perceptions of Ir...
Africa Dream Theatre
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ean: 9781304657718, isbn: 130465771X,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Well recognised as the leading light in one-man shows in Zimbabwe, here is a collection of the majority of Bart Wolffe's published works for the stage including three two-handers, a thrilling mix of thirteen dramatic pieces with male and female parts...
Ex-iles: Essays on Caribbean Cinema
By Brand: Africa World Pr
ean: 9780865432758, isbn: 0865432759,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 146 reviews
A splendid addition to the literature on "third cinema", this coherent and well-conceptualized collection focuses on a fascinatingly variegated archipelago of films, from popular features like Sugar Cane Alley and The Hard They Come to still-to-be di...
Cloud Nine (Acting Edition)
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780573618741, isbn: 0573618747,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
Comedy / Casting: 4m, 3f w/doubling / Scenery: 2 exteriors The time-shifting comedy by the author of Top Girls created a sensation Off-Broadway directed by Tommy Tune. Here we are in 1880 darkest but British Africa as portrayed in old movies, plays a...
Seeing Israeli and Jewish Dance (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology)
By Wayne State University Press
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ean: 9780814333303, isbn: 0814333303,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
In Seeing Israeli and Jewish Dance, choreographer, dancer, and dance scholar Judith Brin Ingber collects wide-ranging essays and many remarkable photographs to explore the evolution of Jewish dance through two thousand years of Diaspora, in communiti...
African Dance: An Artistic, Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
By Brand: Africa World Pr
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ean: 9780865431973, isbn: 0865431973,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
This book is a compilation of essays by distinguished writers, critics and artists in the field of Dance and African American Studies who address several areas and disciplines of African dance both on the continent and in the diaspora. Sir Rex Nettle...
Ubu and the Truth Commission
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mpn: illustrations, photographs, ean: 9781919713168, isbn: 1919713166,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
"Ubu and the Truth Commission" is the full play text of a multi-dimensional theatre piece which tries to make sense of the madness which overtook South Africa during apartheid....
Images Out of Africa: The Virginia Garner Diaries of the Africa Motion Picture Project
By Brand: University Press of America
ean: 9780761853817, isbn: 0761853812,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 155 reviews
Missionaries played a fundamental role in introducing cinema into the developing world in the early twentieth century. These representatives of the Christian community diligently produced films about far-flung cultures to bolster fundraising for miss...
Darth Vader and Friends (Star Wars)
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mpn: 1452138107, ean: 9781452138107, isbn: 1452138109,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
In this funny and sweet new book in the bestselling Darth Vader™ series, Eisner Award–winning author Jeffrey Brown offers an intimate look at the friendships between best pals in the Star Wars universe, from Darth Vader and the Emperor to Leia an...
Theatre and Cultural Struggle in South Africa (African Culture Archive)
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ean: 9781783609802, isbn: 178360980X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
In Theatre and Cultural Struggle in South Africa, South African performer and activist Robert Mshengu Kavanagh reveals the complex and conflicting interplay of class, nation, and race in South African theater under Apartheid. Evoking an era when thea...
Ivory, Apes & Peacocks: Animals, Adventure and Discovery in the Wild Places of Africa
ean: 9780701186036, isbn: 0701186038,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 123 reviews
Alan Root is one of the great wildlife pioneers. He began his career making films for the TV series Survival, which started wildlife film-making as we know it, and is responsible for numerous groundbreaking documentaries and natural history discoveri...
The Dramatic Art of Athol Fugard: From South Africa to the World
By Indiana University Press
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ean: 9780253338235, isbn: 0253338239,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
"Albert Wertheim’s study of Fugard’s plays is both extremely insightful and beautifully written... This book is aimed not only at teachers, students, scholars, and performers of Fugard but also at the person who simply loves going to see a Fugard...
Black Consciousness and South Africa’s National Literature
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ean: 9783319579399, isbn: 3319579398,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
This book analyses Black Consciousness poetry and theatre from the 1970s through to the present. South Africa’s literature, like its history, has been beset by disagreement and contradiction, and has been consistently difficult to pin down as one, ...
Africa and Beyond: Arts and Sustainable Development
By Cambridge Scholars Publishing
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ean: 9781443842365, isbn: 1443842362,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
Africa and Beyond: Arts and Sustainable Development is a massive undertaking by thoughtful theorists and practitioners in the creative/cultural industry. The combined effect of the volume is to disabuse the fixed prevailing conception of the role of ...
Vietnam War Films: More Than 600 Feature, Made-for-TV, Pilot and Short Movies, 1939-1992, from the United States, Vietnam, France, Belgium, Australia, ... Africa, Great Britain and Other Countries
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ean: 9780786467105, isbn: 078646710X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
This is the filmography. There are 137 Vietnamese films not before noted in the literature. The French coverage is of course comprehensive. As for the U.S., the so-called covert Vietnam films (Soldier Blue, Little Big Man, etc.) that treat the war in...
African Theatre: Southern Africa
ean: 9780852555972, isbn: 0852555970,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
This volume in the African Theatre series includes the familiar territory of South Africa and Zimbabwe but also countries which have received little previous attention, such as Angola and Namibia. The articles range from evaluations of single plays t...
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