A DISCOURSE ANALYSIS OF ATHOL FUGARD’S SIZWE BANSI IS DEAD

ABSTRACT This work studied the discourse analysis of Athol Fugard’s Sizwe Bansi is Dead. The encoded meaning in the conversational exchange among the characters in play has been analyzed through the use of some discourse elements like, turn taking, discourse participant etc.… Read More

THE CHALLENGES AND PROSPECTS OF THE NIGERIA’S NOLLYWOOD INDUSTRY

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the study The Nigerian film industry, also known as “Nollywood,” produces about 50 movies per week, second only to India’s Bollywood and ahead of Hollywood. Although its revenues trail those of Bollywood or Hollywood… Read More

THE IMAGE PORTRAYAL OF WOMEN IN NIGERIAN POPULAR MUSIC

Abstract With the increasing popularity of Nigerian pop music, and the astoundingly productive Nigerian film industry, Nollywood, Nigeria’s creative industries are attracting worldwide attention. This has necessitated the need for the researcher to looks at the problematic representations of women… Read More