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Thu, 13 Aug 1998 05:36:58 -0700 (PDT)

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    Originally dated: Thu, 13 Aug 1998 05:36:58 -0700 (PDT)

    From: Judy Kendall <>
    Organization: Kanazawa University

    Peggy D'Adamo wrote:
    > Originally from: "Peggy D'Adamo" <>
    > Originally dated: Tue, 4 Aug 1998 09:22:30 -0700 (PDT)
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    > Does anyone have information on a video or film with this title?
    > I don't know anything else about it except that the director is
    > Augusto Doal. I'm not even sure it's African. Thanks.
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    > Peggy D'Adamo - Media/Materials Clearinghouse
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    Augusto Boal's book Theatre of the Oppressed is about his radical techniques
    in drama/theatre, particularly how he brings it onto the streets and
    involves real people unwittingly in the process. he is Brazilian (I think)
    and I am baffled as to how this relates to African cinema!!
    Judy Kendall

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