Art and Political Thought in Bole Butake by Emmanuel Ngwang,Kenneth Usongo PDF

By Emmanuel Ngwang,Kenneth Usongo

ISBN-10: 149853810X

ISBN-13: 9781498538107

Art and Political notion in Bole Butake, via a pluralist severe strategy, interrogates Butake’s significant inventive works—Lake God, And Palm Wine Will Flow, The Survivors, Shoes and 4 males in Arms, Dance of the Vampires and The Rape of Michelle —mainly by way of their political underpinnings and cultural signification. The goal is to put his drama in the socio-political matrix of Cameroon and reveal the topicality of the problems of governance, marginalization, and corruption in Cameroon or Africa that Butake constantly foregrounds in his artistic works.
Lake God and The Rape ofMichelle.

Lake God, for instance, are projected via a supernatural frame.

The end appraises the contemporaneity of Butake’s drama. His oeuvre keeps to motivate such a lot of humans: from disenfranchised teams that see in his drama a route to reclaiming liberties and to critics who're challenged to hone their literary instruments within the undertaking to situate his works in the dynamics of politics and tradition in Africa.

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