biographical name Athol 1932- South African playwright

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  • Fugard —   [ fjuːgɑːd, fjuːgəd], Athol Halligan, südafrikanischer Schriftsteller, * Middelburg (Provinz Ost Kap) 11. 6. 1932; schuf durch gezielten Einsatz einfachster technischer Mittel, knappe Besetzung, Betonung der Persönlichkeit des Schauspielers und …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Fugard — [fo͞o′gärd, fyo͞o′gärd] Athol [ath′ôl, ath′əl] 1932 ; South African playwright …   English World dictionary

  • Fugard — Harold Athol Lannigan Fugard (* 11. Juni 1932 in Middelburg/Great Karoo in Südafrika) ist ein südafrikanischer Schriftsteller. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Werke 3 Auszeichnungen 4 Literatur 5 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fugard — noun South African playwright whose plays feature the racial tensions in South Africa during apartheid (born in 1932) • Syn: ↑Athol Fugard • Instance Hypernyms: ↑dramatist, ↑playwright * * * /fyooh gahrd, fooh /, n. Athol (Harold), born 1932,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fugard — /fyooh gahrd, fooh /, n. Athol (Harold), born 1932, South African playwright and actor. * * * …   Universalium

  • Fugard — /ˈfugad/ (say foohgahd) noun Athol, born 1932, South African dramatist and theatre director, concerned especially with the position of South Africa s black population under apartheid …   Australian English dictionary

  • Fugard, Athol — ▪ South African dramatist in full  Athol Harold Lannigan Fugard   born June 11, 1932, Middleburg, S.Af.    South African dramatist, actor, and director who became internationally known for his penetrating and pessimistic analyses of South African …   Universalium

  • Fugard, Athol (Harold Lannigan) — born June 11, 1932, Middleburg, S.Af. South African playwright, director, and actor. He wrote two plays before The Blood Knot (1961), a penetrating analysis of apartheid, established his international reputation. He resumed the theme in Hello and …   Universalium

  • Fugard, Athol (Harold Lannigan) — (n. 11 jun. 1932, Middleburg, Sudáfrica). Dramaturgo, director y actor sudafricano. En 1961 escribió su tercera obra El nudo de sangre (1961), un profundo análisis del apartheid que le otorgó el reconocimiento internacional. Insistió en el tema… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Fugard,Athol — Fu·gard (fyo͞oʹgärd, fo͞oʹ ), Athol. Born 1932. South African playwright and director whose works, including Master Harold... and the Boys (1982), explore racial tension and inequality in South Africa, especially during apartheid. * * * …   Universalium

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