Looking at Ourselves in our Mirror: Agency, Counter-Discourse, and the Nigerian Video Film
Keywords: African identity; Nigerian cinema; Nigerian film criticism; colonialism; cultural imperialism; decolonialization of the mind; neocolonialism; postcolonialism; self-narration; textualism versus materialism
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Dr. Chukwuma Okoye holds a permanent position at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria where he teaches the arts of the arts of the Theatre. He has just completed a two-year stint as the Alexander von Humboldt Fellow at the University of Bayreuth. His research concerns are in the area of dramaturgy, costume and dance. He has written extensively on the performance arts of Igbo masquerade arts in eastern Nigeria.
Publication date: 2007-08-01
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