Published works in english : 'parentheses of blood, a play' trans lorraine alexander veach new york: ubu repertory theater publications, 1986 'the.
Sony labou tansi, edited by introduction by dominic thomas “one of the 100 best books on africa, this fast-paced and bitingly satiric novel takes place in an.
Sony labou tansi (1947-1995) congolese novelist, poet, and dramatist, a member of the african avant-garde, whose critical but hopeful satires met with a great deal of censorship although tansi did not abandon in his later works political satire and criticism he la paranthèse de sang, 1978 - parenthesis of blood.
The final feel is a bit as if the midwest met euro-african sensibility and the result parentheses of blood by french-congolese playwright sony labou tansi department of theatre and drama in a dramatic production directed by however, this would violate the twisted logic of sony labou tansi's play. Jukka said: parentheses of blood (1981) - sony labou tansia short play, of a biting satire of political oppression by one of central africa's greatest writers published september 1st 1996 by ubu repertory theater (first published 1986.
Ubu repertory theater publications, 1996 - drama - 57 pages a new edition of a biting satire of political oppression by one of central africa's greatest writers.
Title: parentheses of blood author: sony labou tansi genre: drama written: 1981 (eng 1985) length: 62 pages original in: french availability: parentheses.
Seven solitudes of lorsa lopez and parenthesis of blood the aim of the most african writers who wrote during the colonial period and immediately lfter independence according to mbembe the drama put up by the state functions as a “fable” that stupefy” the sony labou tansi follows in this vein of satirical writing.