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Interview with Rotimi Babatunde

  • Ying Cheng
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Abstract

This interview explores some notable London productions of Rotimi Babatunde, such as Feast, and his adaptation of Lola Shoneyin’s The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives. Babatunde’s experience at the Royal Court, his ‘translation’ on stage of the Yoruba culture and world view, the reception of audiences and critics of his contribution to Feast, and the Nigerian sources of his writing are also discussed. The interview also examines the relations between the Nigerian and UK stage.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Peking UniversityBeijingChina

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