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By Emmanuel Ngwang,Kenneth Usongo

Art and Political suggestion in Bole Butake, via a pluralist severe strategy, interrogates Butake’s significant inventive works—Lake God, And Palm Wine Will Flow, The Survivors, Shoes and 4 males in Arms, Dance of the Vampires and The Rape of Michelle —mainly by way of their political underpinnings and cultural signification. The purpose is to put his drama in the socio-political matrix of Cameroon and display the topicality of the problems of governance, marginalization, and corruption in Cameroon or Africa that Butake regularly foregrounds in his inventive works.
Lake God and The Rape ofMichelle.

Lake God, for instance, are projected via a supernatural frame.

The end appraises the contemporaneity of Butake’s drama. His oeuvre maintains to motivate such a lot of humans: from disenfranchised teams that see in his drama a route to reclaiming liberties and to critics who're challenged to hone their literary instruments within the exercise to situate his works in the dynamics of politics and tradition in Africa.

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