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SOYINKA, Wole. Art, Dialogue & Outrage : Essays on Literature and Culture .Ibadan: New Horn Press, (1988). First Nigerian Edition. Pp. (4),[v]-xxxii, -344. 8vo, purple cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Contents: 1. Towards a True Theatre; 2. From A Common Back Cloth: A Reassessment of the African Literary Image; 3. The Writer in a Modern African State; 4. The Fourth Stage: Through the Mysteries of Ogun to the Origin of Yoruba Tragedy; 5. TheLysistrata of Aristophanes; 6. Drama and the Idioms of LIberation: Proleta rian Illusions; 7. Between Self and System: The Artist in Search of Liberation; 8. Aesthetic Illusions: Prescriptions for the Suicide of Poetry; 9. Who's Afraid of Elesin Oba?; 10. Language as Boundary; 11. The Critic and Society: Barthes, Leftocracy and other Mythologies; 12. Cross Currents: The "New African" after Cultural Encounters; 13. Theatre in African Traditional Cultures: Survival Patterns; 14. Shakespeare and the Living Dramatist; 15. The External Encounter: Ambivalence in African Arts and Literature; 16. Climates of Art. Part Two: 1. The Autistic Hunt; or, How to Marximise Mediocrity; 2. Neo-Tarzanism: The Poetics of Pseudo-Tradition; 3. Post Mortem for a "Death...". Top edge spotted, small dampstain to bottom right front corner,else vg in nicked dj. 60.00
Title: Art, Dialogue & Outrage : Essays on Literature and Culture. 1st Nigerian edition in dj.
Publisher: New Horn Press Limited, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria, 1988, ISBN:9782266183:
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