Fela: Life and Times of an African / Edition 1

Fela: Life and Times of an African / Edition 1

by Michael Veal
     
 

ISBN-10: 1566397650

ISBN-13: 9781566397650

Pub. Date: 05/28/2000

Publisher: Temple University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566397650
Publisher:
Temple University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
625,870
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsix
1 Introduction: "Abami Eda"1
2 Abeokuta (1938-1957)21
3 "Gentleman" (1958-1970)39
4 "African Message" (1970-1974)77
5 "The Black President" (1974-1979)121
6 "A Serious Cultural Episode" (1979-1992)167
7 "Fear Not for Man" (1985-1997)221
8 Conclusion: "Look and Laugh"241
Appendix: Koola Lobitos, Nigeria 70, Afrika 70, and Egypt 80
Personnel261
Notes263
Bibliography283
Discography295
Index301

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