This book, Gem of the Ocean: Essays on August Wilson in the Black Diaspora edited by Ol+ísop+¬ Oy+¿l+ír+án, and Kwame S. Dawes, documents much of the 2007 National Black Theatre Festival International Colloquium which was themed "Black Theatre Across the Continent and the Ages." Gem of the Ocean pays tribute to both August Wilson and NBTF founder Larry Leon Hamlin. The edition editors, Oy+¿l+ír+án, and Dawes, gathered scholarly, reflective, and creative discourses that honor the historical legacy of American Theatre colossus August Wilson and the impact he made on stages worldwide. Book jacket.
Gem of the Ocean: August Wilson in the Black Diaspora
Third World Press
Essays on August Wilson in the Black Diaspora