A Tempest: Based on Shakespeare's The Tempest : Adaptation for a Black Theatre
A troupe of black actors perform their own Tempest. Cesaire's rich and insightful adaptation draws on contemporary Caribbean society, the African-American experience and African mythology to raise questions about colonialism, racism and their lasting effects.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - N.T.Embe - LibraryThing
Well. This was a total waste of my time. I get it, it's making a point to the reader. But what a way to pervert an old play and make it something nothing like the original! I get it. It's emphasizing ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - BrynDahlquis - LibraryThing
I understand that this play has great political meaning, and I appreciate it. I appreciate it in the same way that I appreciate Uncle Tom's Cabin. I appreciate it, but I don't particularly like it ... Read full review