WorldCat Identities

Plastow, Jane

Overview
Works: 29 works in 87 publications in 2 languages and 2,879 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Other
Classifications: PR9387.9.S6, 792.096
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jane Plastow
Theatre and empowerment : community drama on the world stage ( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Practitioners and commentators ask how performance in its widest sense can play a part in community activism on a scale larger than the individual, 'one-off' project by helping communities find their own liberating and creative voices."--BOOK JACKET
Theatre matters : performance and culture on the world stage ( Book )
10 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African theatre ( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and French and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contemporary African plays ( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African theatre ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African theatre and politics : the evolution of theatre in Ethiopia, Tanzania and Zimbabwe : a comparative study by Jane Plastow ( Book )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African theatre ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African theatre ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African theatre ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Examines the impact of new media (such as video and YouTube) and the use of multi-media on live and recorded performance in Africa. Includes contributions on dance; popular video, with an emphasis on video drama and soaps from Eastern and Southern Africa, and the Nigerian 'Nollywood' phenomenon; the interface between live performance and video (or still photography), and links between on-line social networks and new performance identities. As a group the articles raise, from original angles, the issues of racism, gender, identity, advocacy and sponsorship."--Cover p. [4]
African theatre ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Death and the king's horseman by Wole Soyinka ( Book )
5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Elesin Oba, the King's Horseman, has a single destiny. When the King dies, he must commit ritual suicide and lead his King's favourite horse and dog through the passage to the world of the ancestors. A British Colonial Officer, Pilkings, intervenes." "As well as the complete text of the play itself, the volume contains a chronology of the playwright's life and work; an introduction giving the background to the play; a discussion of the various interpretations; an interview with Wole Soyinka; and notes on individual words and phrases in the text."--BOOK JACKET
Three Eritrean plays by Solomon Dirar ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare in and out of Africa ( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A key volume for Shakespeare, African theatre and the postcolonial cultural scholars, promoting debate on the role of Western cultural icons in contemporary postcolonial cultures
Media & performance ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African theatre ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Companies ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African studies bulletin ( )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contemporary African drama ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Histories 1850-1950 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diasporas ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This latest volume in the African Theatre series celebrates the African theatrical diaspora from Brazil to Tasmania, and Canada to Cuba, and also includes the playscript Messing with the Mind by Egyptian writer and director Khaled El-Sawy
 
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Alternative Names
جين بلاستو
پلاستو، جين
Languages
English (76)
French (1)
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