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Performing whitely in the postcolony : Afrikaners in South African theatrical and public life / Megan Lewis.

Author:
Lewis, Megan, 1968- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xv, 246 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
Studies in theatre history and culture. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-234) and index.
Contents:
Laagers of whiteness: Afrikaner ascendency and the staging of a nation -- Rehearsing a white nation: Afrikaner performances of volk identity (1904-2009) -- Hyphens of humanity: whiteness and nostalgia in the work of Deon Opperman -- Queering Afrikanerdom: the performative maneuvers of Pieter-Dirk Uys -- Abject Afrikaner, iconoclast trekker: Peter van Heerden's performance interventions within the laagers of white masculinity -- Vuilgeboosted gangstas and romanties Afrikaner rappers: the zef whiteness of Die Antwoord and Jack Parow.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781609384470 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 1609384474 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • ((e-book))
LCCN:
2016007770
OCLC:
946463306
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