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ISBN-13: 9781593390051

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His large family is of Yoruba heritage. And having a big family, he got to listen to lots of stories—about battles, religion, legends, and family. Soyinka attended university in England but returned to Nigeria to study African drama. He also taught drama and literature at Nigerian universities. In 1960 he founded a theater group, where he put on his own plays and even acted in some. His first important play, A Dance of the Forests, was about Nigerian independence. In The Lion and the Jewel, Soyinka made fun of Westernized African schoolteachers.

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