Fu·gard (fygärd, f-), Athol Born 1932.
South African playwright and director whose works, including Master Harold ... and the Boys (1982), explore racial tension and inequality in South Africa, especially during apartheid.
(click for a larger image)Athol Fugard
photographed in 2004
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