Sofola, 'Zulu

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SOFOLA, 'Zulu. Nigerian, b. 1935?. Genres: Plays/Screenplays. Career: University of Ibadan, coordinator of extra-mural programme, 196870; University of Ilorin, Kwara State, acting head of the performing arts department, 1985-87, head of department, 1989-. State University of New York, Buffalo, senior visiting professor, 1988-89. Director of stage plays. Publications: PLAYS: The Deer Hunter and the Hunter's Pearl, 1976; The Disturbed Peace of Christmas, 1968; The Operators, 1973; Wedlock of the Gods, 1971; King Emene: Tragedy of a Rebellion, 1971; The Wizard of Law, 1973; The Sweet Trap, 1975; Old Wines Are Tasty: A Play, 1974; Song of a Maiden: A Play, 1977; Memories in the Moonlight, 1986; Queen Omu-Ako of Oligbo, 1989; Eclipso and the Fantasia, 1990; Lost Dreams, 1991; The Showers, 1991; Lost Dreams and Other Plays, 1992. OTHER: Jane Eyre Notes, 1968; The Artist and the Tragedy of a Nation (inaugural lecture), 1991. Contributor to anthologies and periodicals. Address: Department of the Performing Arts, Faculty of Arts, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara, Nigeria.