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Nigerian theatre dynamics of a movement by Joel Adeyinka Adedeji

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Published by Caltop Publications in Ibadan, Nigeria .
Written in English



  • Nigeria.


  • Theater -- Nigeria.,
  • Performing arts -- Nigeria.,
  • Yoruba drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Nigerian drama (English) -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJ.A. Adedeji ; edited by Hyginus Ekwuazi.
ContributionsEkwuazi, Hyginus.
LC ClassificationsPN2993.4 .A33 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6831092M
ISBN 109783165313
LC Control Number00321642

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