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Fugard, Athol

Overview
Works: 473 works in 1,200 publications in 10 languages and 31,746 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Diaries  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  Biography  Television adaptations  Outlines, syllabi, etc 
Roles: Actor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Director, Interviewee, Creator, Costume designer, Performer
Classifications: PR9369.3.F8, 822
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Master Harold and the boys by Athol Fugard ( Book )
32 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Master Harold", or Harry, tries to prevent the release of his alcoholic father from the hospital. His contridictory emotions catalyze a confrontation with his black friends
The road to Mecca by Athol Fugard ( Book )
35 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in English and Danish and held by 1,947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the script of a play in which Miss Helen, an elderly woman who appears to be increasingly unable to care for herself, becomes the pawn in a struggle between the local pastor who wants to get Miss Helen into an old-age home, and Elsa, a young teacher who is determined that Miss Helen remain free
A lesson from aloes : a play by Athol Fugard ( Book )
22 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gandhi by Richard Attenborough ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beginning with Gandhi's tragic assassination at the hands of a Hindu radical and spiraling back to his life as a young attorney, the film leads us through the critical moments that eventually fashioned young Gandhi into the non-violent pillar of strength he later becomes -- with an indomitable resolve which led to India's independence from Great Britain
My children! My Africa! by Athol Fugard ( Book )
19 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,419 WorldCat member 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
Tsotsi : a novel by Athol Fugard ( Book )
41 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Johannesburg township of Soweto, a young black gangster in South Africa, who leads a group of violent criminals, slowly discovers the meaning of compassion, dignity, and his own humanity
The killing fields by Roland Joffé ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member 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
Blood knot, and other plays by Athol Fugard ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member 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
Sorrows and rejoicings by Athol Fugard ( Book )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member 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
Exits and entrances by Athol Fugard ( )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fugard's play about the actor, André Huguenet, with an analysis by Marianne McDonald and an interview with the author
Boesman and Lena and other plays by Athol Fugard ( Book )
14 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Valley song by Athol Fugard ( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 669 WorldCat member 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
Statements : [three plays] by Athol Fugard ( Book )
35 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sizwe Bansi is dead - The island - Statements after an arrest under the Immorality Act
Three Port Elizabeth plays by Athol Fugard ( Book )
13 editions published in 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
People are living there; a play in two acts by Athol Fugard ( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sizwe Bansi is dead ; and, the island by Athol Fugard ( Book )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Captain's Tiger by Athol Fugard ( )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The newest work by the acclaimed South African playwright
Dimetos and two early plays by Athol Fugard ( Book )
6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Writer and region : Athol Fugard ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The blood knot; a play in seven scenes by Athol Fugard ( Book )
15 editions published between 1963 and 1989 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Fugard, Athol Harold Lanningan 1932-
Fugard, Atholl
Fugard, Harold Athol Lannigan, 1932-
Lanningan Fugard, Athol Harold 1932-
פוגארד, אתול
フガード, アソル
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