Dynamics of distancing in Nigerian drama : a functional approach to metatheatre /

Nadia Anwar analyzes selected post-independence Nigerian dramas using the conceptual framework of metatheatre, a theatrical strategy that foregrounds the process of play-making by breaking the dramatic illusion. She argues that distancing, as a function of metatheatre, creates a balanced theatrical...

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Main Author: Anwar, Nadia.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Stuttgart : Ibidem-Verlag, [2016]
Series:Studies in world literature ; v. 1.
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