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Performance and politics in Tanzania : the nation on stage

Author: Laura Edmondson
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2007.
Series: African expressive cultures.
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An insight into the meaning and value of popular forms of expression during a time of political and social change in East Africa.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Edmondson, Laura, 1970-
Performance and politics in Tanzania.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2007
(DLC) 2006037727
(OCoLC)76835994
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Edmondson
ISBN: 9780253117052 0253117054
OCLC Number: 228139455
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 175 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover; Contents; acknowledgments; Introduction: Acts of Complicity: Meanings, Methods, and Maps; Part 1. Imagining the Nation; ONE Performing, Transforming, and Reforming Tanzania:A Historical Tale; TWO Alternative Nations:Locating Tradition, Morality, and Power; Part 2. Sexing the Nation; THREE National Erotica:The Politics of Ngoma; FOUR Popular Drama and the Mapping of Home; Part 3. Contesting the Nation; FIVE Culture Wars:TOT versus Muungano; SIX A Victor Declared:Popular Performance in the New Millennium; glossary of swahili terms; notes; list of references; index.
Series Title: African expressive cultures.
Responsibility: Laura Edmondson.
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"A masterful tale of the political and social formation of Tanzanian national identity." Gregory Barz, Vanderbilt University

 
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