There's a kind of dynamic quality about theater and that dynamic quality expresses itself in relation to, first of all, the environment in which it's being staged; then the audience, the nature of the audience, the quality of the audience.
Books and all forms of writing are terror to those who wish to suppress the truth.
Books and all forms of writing have always been objects of terror to those who seek to suppress the truth.
I am a glutton for tranquility.
I'm not sure I'm trying to communicate a message. I'm just trying to be part of the movement away from the unacceptable present.
I'm an Afro-realist. I take what comes, and I do my best to affect what is unacceptable in society.
The writer is the visionary of his people... He anticipates, he warns.