Zakes Mda

Igweonu, K. (2015) Zakes Mda. In: Middeke, M., Homman, G. and Schnierer, P., eds. The Methuen Drama Guide to Contemporary South African Theatre. Theatre History and Criticism. London: Bloomsbury Methuen Drama. pp. 177-193 ISBN 9781408176702

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Abstract

Book chapter on Zakes Mda, one of Southern Africa’s most respected, innovative and audacious playwright, artist, poet and novelist. The chapter discusses some Mda's seminal plays including "And the Girls in their Sunday Dresses"; "The Final Dance"; "The Mother of All Eating"; "You Fool, How Can the Sky Fall?"; and "The Bells of Amersfoort". It is part of a volume on Contemporary South African theatre that considers the variety of theatre forms, and the work of the major playwrights and theatre makers producing work in democratic South Africa.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1600 Drama
P Language and Literature > PR English Literature
Divisions: Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Humanities > School of Music and Performing Arts
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Depositing User: Dr Kene Igweonu
Date Deposited: 12 Feb 2016 14:08
Last Modified: 12 Feb 2016 14:08
URI: https://create.canterbury.ac.uk/id/eprint/14313

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