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Imagining the edgy city : writing, performing, and building Johannesburg

Author: Loren Kruger
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2013]. ©2013
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Drawing on over fifty years of writing, performance, film, architecture, photography, and culture more broadly, Imagining the Edgy City offers a compelling interdisciplinary study of South Africa's  Read more...

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Kruger, Loren.
Imagining the edgy city
(DLC) 2013003218
(OCoLC)827528618
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Loren Kruger
ISBN: 9780199321919 0199321914
OCLC Number: 859537220
Description: 1 online resource (xxv, 274 pages)
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1.1936: Africa's Wonder City --
2.1956: Genres of Johannesburg --
3.1976: Soweto Erupts into Johannesburg --
4.1996: Edgy City --
5.2012: City in the World.
Responsibility: Loren Kruger.

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