History of European Drama and Theatre

History of European Drama and Theatre

Taylor & Francis

  • 220 kr


History of European Drama and Theatre. This major study reconstructs the vast history of European drama from Greek tragedy through to twentieth-century theatre, focusing on the subject of identity. Throughout history, drama has performed and represented political, religious, national, ethnic, class-related, gendered, and individual concepts of identity. Erika Fischer-Lichte's topics include: * ancient Greek theatre * Shakespeare and Elizabethan theatre by Corneilli, Racine, Moliere * the Italian commedia dell'arte and its transformations into eighteenth-century drama * the German Enlightenment - Lessing, Schiller, Goethe, and Lenz * romanticism by Kleist, Byron, Shelley, Hugo, de Vigny, Musset, Buchner, and Nestroy * the turn of the century - Ibsen, Strindberg, Chekhov, Stanislavski * the twentieth century - Craig, Meyerhold, Artaud, O'Neill, Pirandello, Brecht, Beckett, Muller. Anyone interested in theatre throughout history and today will find this an invaluable source of information.

Forfattere: Erika Fischer-Lichte, Jo (TRN) Riley Utgave: ukjent
Språk: Engelsk Sidetall: 396
ISBN: 9780415180603 Vekt: 748 g
Forlag: Taylor & Francis Innbinding: Heftet
Utgitt: 2004 Veil. pris: 0 kr
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