Literature and the Pressures of Freedom: Essays, Speeches, and Songs

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Opon Ifa Readers, 2001 - Literary Collections - 196 pages
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This volume brings together several of the author's unpublished speeches, papers and literary reflections from the 1980s, 1990s and early twenty first century. Subjects include: the writer, artist and journalist as mirrors of a nation's ethos; press freedom and its enemies; theatre and the question of national development; and literacy, reading and books as integral to cultural freedom.

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Contents

DRAMA AND THE DICTION OF FREEDOM
61
An Improvisation
123
THE PLEASURES OF LITERACY
165
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About the author (2001)

Osofisan teaches in the department of theatre arts at the University of Ibadam.

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