Journal of Education & Social Policy

ISSN 2375-0782 (Print) 2375-0790 (Online) DOI: 10.30845/jesp

‘Kongism’ in Kongi’s Harvest
Sachin V. Londhe, Somanth V. Panade

The play is based on the situation of postcolonial Africa and the political leaders of that time the postcolonial leaders of African countries engaged themselves in power and corruption. The play Kongi’s Harvest displays the same situation. The central character Kongi wants to become king and usurper the state from earlier King Danlola. He started ruling state according to his style called Kongism. Under the Kongism he established different institutions to create his image in the society. Thus he creates illusion in the mind of Isma people only to achieve the power and gain wealth.

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