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Essays and Articles

Discover a variety of essays and articles from leading playwrights, academics and thinkers relating to work within the Black Plays Archive. 

What is covered in these essays?

The following essays and articles come from a variety of sources, including texts by leading academics and practitioners and featured essays and interviews within National Theatre programmes. These essays and articles highlight playwrights within the Black Plays Archive and their work, production history, and explorations of style and genre within both historical and contemporary Black British theatre.