Most widely held works about Athol Fugard
Most widely held works by Athol Fugard
Master Harold"-- and the boys by Athol Fugard ( Book )
42 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,840 libraries worldwide
A provocative journey into the psychosis of racism, set in South Africa.
The road to Mecca by Athol Fugard ( Book )
33 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,387 libraries worldwide
When her husband dies, aging Miss Helen begins to fill her home in the remote South African bush with strange sculptures made of beer cans and old headlights. A local clergyman and a young woman visitor try to decide whether Miss Helen's peculiar act is an outpouring of creativity or madness."--Container.
Gandhi ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 1,283 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life of Gandhi beginning with his political activities in South Africa during the late 1890's and ending with his assassination at the hands of a Hindu extremist in 1948. Shows the development of his philosophy of non-violence as he leads the people of India to independence from the British.
A lesson from Aloes : a play by Athol Fugard ( Book )
14 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 1,249 libraries worldwide
The killing fields ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1,162 libraries worldwide
Dith Pran is an aide, translator and friend of a journalist who is covering the war in Cambodia. He is eventually exiled to the labor camps in Cambodia's countryside, where he endures four years of starvation, torture and war before escaping to Thailand.
Tsotsi by Athol Fugard ( Book )
42 editions published between 1980 and 2009 in 9 languages and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
Het leven van een jonge zwarte bendeleider in Johannesburg in de jaren vijftig krijgt een wending als hij zich met een baby ziet opgescheept.
My children! My Africa by Athol Fugard ( Book )
15 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 895 libraries worldwide
"Generational conflict over the most effective means for ending apartheid in South Africa lead to an explosive confrontation between a gifted but impatient black township youth and his devoted but "old fashioned" black teacher... The unexpected involvement of a young white woman who befriends and learns from both men strips away the political trappings to reveal the human trauma at the heart of South Africa's... tragedy."--From publisher description.
Notebooks, 1960-1977 by Athol Fugard ( Book )
24 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 744 libraries worldwide
Valley song by Athol Fugard ( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 707 libraries worldwide
A play which tells a gentle story of how the generations cope with the end of apartheid in South Africa. A young women wants to leave home to begin to lead her own life, but her grandfather takes this as an insult to his way of life and everything he has worked for.
Boesman and Lena and other plays by Athol Fugard ( Book )
9 editions published between 1973 and 1988 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
Cousins : a memoir by Athol Fugard ( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 586 libraries worldwide
Sizwe Bansi is dead ; and, the island by Athol Fugard ( Book )
3 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 552 libraries worldwide
Blood knot, and other plays by Athol Fugard ( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
The brothers of Blood Knot-- one dark-skinned, one light-- betray their dreams of a better future with the impossible wish of passing for white. In Hello and Goodbye, a poor white brother and sister churn their once-promising past to comprehend their bleak present. Boesman and Lena, a black husband and wife, tramp homelessly through a severe and unforgiving landscape, discovering strength and recovering devotion through an encounter with a mysterious old African.
Three Port Elizabeth plays by Athol Fugard ( Book )
9 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 535 libraries worldwide
Dimetos and two early plays by Athol Fugard ( Book )
6 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 452 libraries worldwide
Playland by Athol Fugard ( Book )
9 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and German and held by 437 libraries worldwide
Playland explores the possibilities for blacks and whites to find understanding in a racially divided world. A heated dialogue begins when two men, a former soldier and a night watchman, meet at Playland. The show takes an explosive turn when these two men delve into their sordid past.
People are living there; a play in two acts by Athol Fugard ( Book )
7 editions published between 1969 and 1978 in English and held by 429 libraries worldwide
Writer and region : Athol Fugard ( Book )
6 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Boesman and Lena; a play in two acts by Athol Fugard ( Book )
26 editions published between 1969 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 388 libraries worldwide
"Set on the Swartkops mudflats, just outside Port Elizabeth, the play deals with two squatters. They are on a journey with all their worldly possessions after their shack was bulldozed."--P.  of cover.
Sorrows and rejoicings by Athol Fugard ( Book )
10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
In the semi-desert Karoo region of southern Africa, two women meet: one white, the other black-- they seem to have little in common except for their love of one man, an exiled poet deeply connected to his homeland. But after the leukemia-stricken poet returns to his village to die, his passing leaves the women struggling to reconcile the secrets of the past, and their hopes for post-apartheid South Africa.
Apartheid Biographical films Biography Cambodia Cousins Criminals Criticism, interpretation, etc. Diaries Dith Pran,--1942-2008 Drama Drama--Technique Dramatists Dramatists, South African English drama Epic films Exiles Feature films Fiction Fiction films Film adaptations Fugard, Athol Gandhi,--Mahatma,--1869-1948 Girls Grandfathers Historical films History India Infants Literature Manners and customs Martins, Helen Elizabeth,--1897-1976 Nationalists Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc. Poets Political science Race relations Regionalism Schanberg, Sydney H.--1934- South Africa South Africa--Karoo South African drama (English) South Africa--Port Elizabeth Statesmen Technique Triangles (Interpersonal relations) Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films Women Women, Black Women, White
Fugard, Athol Harold Lanningan 1932-
Lanningan Fugard, Athol Harold 1932-
Multiple languages (3)
Creoles and Pidgins (2)