A la tête du client & Fly over the crooks' crooked nest : two plays /

A la tete du client is a vitriolic indictment of the unsettling myths and stereotypes surrounding the HIV/AIDS pandemic in Cameroon. It problematizes and lampoons the unethical practices of medical personnel that have made this disease an intractable ailment in Cameroon and beyond. The English trans...

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Author / Creator:Fouda, Mercédès, 1969- author.
Imprint:Mankon, Cameroon : Langaa Research & Publishing CIG, [2015]
[Oxford, England] : Distributed in and outside N. America by African Books Collective.
Description:1 online resource (1 PDF (vi, 113 pages))
Language:French
English
Subject:AIDS (Disease) -- Cameroon -- Drama.
HIV-positive persons -- Cameroon -- Fiction.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.
HIV Seropositivity.
FICTION -- General.
HIV-positive persons.
AIDS (Disease)
Cameroon.
Electronic books.
Fictional Work.
Electronic books.
Translations.
Fiction.
Drama.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11310853
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Other uniform titles:Fouda, Mercédès, 1969- A la tête du client. English.
ISBN:9789956762415
9956762415
9789956762286
9956762288
Digital file characteristics:data file
Notes:Includes original French text and English translation titled Fly over the crooks' crooked nest.
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Summary:A la tete du client is a vitriolic indictment of the unsettling myths and stereotypes surrounding the HIV/AIDS pandemic in Cameroon. It problematizes and lampoons the unethical practices of medical personnel that have made this disease an intractable ailment in Cameroon and beyond. The English translation of A la tete du client titled Fly over the Crooks' Crooked Nest denounces and scourges the predatory behaviour of the wicked who take advantage of the weakest in a context of HIV/AIDs. When two rascals decide to open their own laboratory for medical analysis, without any skills or equipment, the least harmful results amount to Obama ... blood type O, Axelrod ... blood type A ...
Other form:Print version: 9789956762286
Publisher's no.:MWT11582212