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Title Around the absurd : essays on modern and postmodern drama / edited by Enoch Brater and Ruby Cohn.

Imprint Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c1990.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  809.2045 Ar67    ---  Available
Description viii, 316 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Theater--theory/text/performance
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Around the absurd / Ruby Cohn -- Dagny and Lulu / Jan Kott --Maeterlinck in the light of the absurd / Katharine Worth -- O'Neill and absurdity / Linda Ben-Zvi -- Tradition and innovation in Ionesco's La Cantatrice chauve / James Knowlson -- Late modernism ; Samuel Beckett and the art of the oeuvre / H. Porter Abbott -- Beckett, Shakespeare, and the making of theory / Charles R. Lyons -- Harold Pinter/politics / Benedict Nightingale -- Peter Barnes and the problem of goodness / Bernard F. Dukore -- A trick of the light : Tom Stoppard's Hapgood and postabsurdist theater / Hersh Zeifman -- Hen in a foxhouse : the absurdist plays of Maria Irene Fornes / Toby Silverman Zinman -- The internationalization of the Paris stage / Rosette C. Lamont -- Framing actuality : thirty years of experimental theater, 1959-89 / Theodore Shank -- The absurd, to and fro / Bernard Weiner -- The oversight of ceaseless eyes / Herbert Blau -- After the absurd : rethinking realism and a few other isms / Enoch Brater.
Subject Drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Theater of the absurd.
Added Author Brater, Enoch.
Cohn, Ruby.
ISBN 0472081934 (pbk.)
0472102052 (cloth : alk. paper)

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