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Post Colonial Stages

Critical & Creative Views on Drama, Theatre & Performance

by Helen Gilbert

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Dangaroo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Colonization & independence,
  • Theatre, drama,
  • Theater - History & Criticism,
  • Performing Arts

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8651238M
    ISBN 101871049539
    ISBN 109781871049534


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