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L'alphabet de Bruly Bouabré [videorecording] = Bruly Bouabré's alphabet / Swan Productions avec ZDF/ ARTE ; "Carre noir" RTBF ; un film de Nurith Aviv

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Author:
Aviv, Nurith  Search this
Swan Productions  Search this
Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen  Search this
Radio-Télévision belge de la communauté culturelle française  Search this
Carré Noir (Firm)  Search this
First Run/Icarus Films  Search this
Subject:
Bruly Bouabré, Frédéric  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (17 min.) : sd. col. ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Date:
2005
2004
20th century
Notes:
Originally released in 2004.
DVD.
Reviewed by Roberta Bonetti in Nka: journal of contemporary African art (Ithaca, NY) nos. 22-23, spring-summer 2008, pages 202-203 (NX1.N737 AFA).
Summary:
The story of Ivory Coast artist, Frederic Bruly Bouabré, who created 400 hundred pictograms, based on one-syllable words in his language, Bété, to help people in the Bété community learn to read more quickly.
Topic:
Bete language--Writing  Search this
Art, African  Search this
Call number:
video 000798
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_800886