The Song of Jacob Zulu

The Song of Jacob Zulu

by Tug Yourgrau, Jack Mitchell
     
 

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This searing drama deals directly and forcefully with two questions: Is violence ever justified? Can there be justice for a black man in a land entrenched in apartheid? A blend of classic Greek theatre, Christian ethics, and Zulu tradition, The Song of Jacob Zulu is a work of fiction inspired by the actual story of a nineteen-year-old black man who in 1985 set off…  See more details below

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This searing drama deals directly and forcefully with two questions: Is violence ever justified? Can there be justice for a black man in a land entrenched in apartheid? A blend of classic Greek theatre, Christian ethics, and Zulu tradition, The Song of Jacob Zulu is a work of fiction inspired by the actual story of a nineteen-year-old black man who in 1985 set off a bomb in a shopping center at Christmastime, killing five people and injuring over fifty.

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ISBN-13:
9781559702379
Publisher:
Arcade Publishing
Publication date:
11/08/1993
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
106
Product dimensions:
5.75(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

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