My Children! My Africa!

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Theatre Communications Grou, 1990 - Drama - 78 pages
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"Generational conflict over the most effective means for ending apartheid in South Africa lead to an explosive confrontation between a gifted but impatient black township youth and his devoted but "old fashioned" black teacher ... The unexpected involvement of a young white woman who befriends and learns from both men strips away the political trappings to reveal the human trauma at the heart of South Africa's ... tragedy."--Publisher description.

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I really liked it. I thought the choice to add the white character looking in from the outside in a sense was interesting. I found some interesting lines about education. I think also that it is a ... Read full review

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Simple.. Wonderful play Read full review

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The New Yorker has said of Athol Fugard, "A rare playwright, who could be a primary candidate for either the Nobel Prize in Literature or the Nobel Peace Prize." His major works for the stage include: Blood Knot; "Master Harold"...and the boys; My Children! My Africa!; A Lesson from Aloes; The Road to Mecca; Valley Song; and The Captain's Tiger.

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