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Table of contents for African theatre : playwrights & politics / editors, Martin Banham, James Gibbs & Femi Osofisan ; reviews editor, Jane Plastow.




Articles
From a playwright's notebook
KHALID AL MUBARAK MUSTAFA
Bole Butake's strategies as a political playwright
'I'm not going to say things in a blunt manner,
simply because I want to be politically committed.'
ECKHARD BREITINGER
Ife convocation plays as politics
An examination of some past productions
FOLUKE OGUNLEYE
The plays ofFemi Osofisan
Politics of aesthetics
SAM UKALA
Once Upon Four Robbers 
Continuing the intercultural debate
VICTOR UKAEGBU
Once Upon Four Robbers
A review
AWO ASIEDU



Two Ghanaian Playwrights
Joe de Graft & Mohammed Ben-Abdallah
Joe de Graft & the Ghana cultural revival
OBI MADUAKOR
Joe de Graft: theatrical prophet with strange honours
A response to a profile by Kofi Agovi
JAMES GIBBS
Mohammed Ben-Abdallah at fifty
ANTHONY A. AIDOO & JAMES GIBBS
Land of a Million Magicians
JAMES GIBBS
Interview with Mohammed Ben-Abdallah
AWO ASIEDU
Language & Politics
Island Plays
Interviews with Dev Virahsawmy & Michael Walling
Staging Shakespeare across borders
JANE WILKINSON
'Translating' The Tempest
Dev Virahsawmy's Toufann, cultural creolization
& the rise of Mauritian creole
SHAWKAT M. TOORAWA
Aim6 Cesaire's Une tempete
A British premiere at the Gate Theatre
PHILIP CRISIN
Ubu in Reunion
The Rise & fall of the Theatre Vollard
PETER HAWKINS
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Puppets & Politics
Horse & Bamboo Productions
with linking comments by MARTIN BANHAM
Harvest of Ghosts
The story of a collaboration
SAM UKALA
with LOZ KAYE, VICTORIA LEE &
'FUNMI ADEWOLE
Follow up
Theatre in Development
Making Sense Project
Promoting entrepreneurship by theatre & radio in
Southern Africa
NICHOLAS MUKARONDA
Noticeboard
JAMES GIBBS
Playscript
Toufann
DEV VIRAHSAWMY
in an English version by NISHA & MICHAEL WALLING
Theatre Reviews
Book Reviews
Index