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The Resource Trickster theatre : the poetics of freedom in urban Africa, Jesse Weaver Shipley

Trickster theatre : the poetics of freedom in urban Africa, Jesse Weaver Shipley

Label
Trickster theatre : the poetics of freedom in urban Africa
Title
Trickster theatre
Title remainder
the poetics of freedom in urban Africa
Statement of responsibility
Jesse Weaver Shipley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
792.09667
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2990.4
LC item number
.S55 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
African expressive cultures
Label
Trickster theatre : the poetics of freedom in urban Africa, Jesse Weaver Shipley
Link
http://www.byu.eblib.com/EBLWeb/patron/?target=patron&extendedid=P_2069794_0
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "The best tradition goes on" : audience, consumption, and the structural transformation of Concert Party popular theatre
  • Fake pastors and real comedians : doubling and parody in miraculous, charismatic performance
  • Copying independence : backstage at the fiftieth-anniversary re-enactment of Nkrumah's independence speech
  • Epilogue: unfreedom as critical theory
  • Introduction: poetics of duality and uncertainty
  • History and mediations in making theatre
  • Making culture : race, history, and a theory of performance in the Gold Coast colony
  • The national theatre movement : urban art infrastructures and a contested national culture in independence-era Accra
  • Revolutionary storytelling : Pan-African theatre and remaking lost futures in 1980s Ghana
  • A man of the people : Mohammed Ben Abdallah as artist-politician
  • Stagings in millennial Ghana
  • Total African theatre : language, reflexivity, and ambiguity in The witch of Mopti
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253016591
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Trickster theatre : the poetics of freedom in urban Africa, Jesse Weaver Shipley
Link
http://www.byu.eblib.com/EBLWeb/patron/?target=patron&extendedid=P_2069794_0
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "The best tradition goes on" : audience, consumption, and the structural transformation of Concert Party popular theatre
  • Fake pastors and real comedians : doubling and parody in miraculous, charismatic performance
  • Copying independence : backstage at the fiftieth-anniversary re-enactment of Nkrumah's independence speech
  • Epilogue: unfreedom as critical theory
  • Introduction: poetics of duality and uncertainty
  • History and mediations in making theatre
  • Making culture : race, history, and a theory of performance in the Gold Coast colony
  • The national theatre movement : urban art infrastructures and a contested national culture in independence-era Accra
  • Revolutionary storytelling : Pan-African theatre and remaking lost futures in 1980s Ghana
  • A man of the people : Mohammed Ben Abdallah as artist-politician
  • Stagings in millennial Ghana
  • Total African theatre : language, reflexivity, and ambiguity in The witch of Mopti
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253016591
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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