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In Search of African Theatre, African-American Roots Bigraphy Illustrated Ghana

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In Search of African Theatre, 1973 a biography by Black American theater Professor Scott Kennedy shows the theatrical aspects of his AfroAmerican roots in Ghana, Dakar and Nairobi.  Black History Month!

  • With numerous illustrations and black and white photographs, this book of 306 pages is divided into three part:
  • Personal dreams
  • Search in Ghana for theater
  • Poetic impressions

Chapter titles include:

  • "Africa Is A Woman"
  • "Ghana - Old and New"
  • "Drama in Traditional African Societies"
  • "Memories - From Dakar to Algiers"

This hardcover book measures  9 1/4 inches by 6 1/4 inches  by 1-1/4 inches.

Firmly bound, with a little shelf wear to the attractive silver gray dust jacket, a bit of staining on the spine and foxing at the top edge of the pages 

Except for a couple of notes in the margins and a previous owner's name on the flyleaf the pages are clean and unmarked.

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