By David Krasner
A heritage of recent Drama: Volume II explores a awesome breadth of themes and analytical ways to the dramatic works, authors, and transitional occasions and events that formed global drama from 1960 via to the sunrise of the recent millennium.
- Features exact analyses of performs and playwrights, interpreting the impression of quite a lot of writers, from mainstream icons reminiscent of Harold Pinter and Edward Albee, to extra unorthodox works by means of Peter Weiss and Sarah Kane
- Provides international insurance of either English and non-English dramas – together with works from Africa and Asia to the center East
- Considers the impression of paintings, tune, literature, structure, society, politics, tradition, and philosophy at the formation of postmodern dramatic literature
- Combines wide-ranging themes with unique theories, overseas viewpoint, and philosophical and cultural context
Completes a entire two-part paintings interpreting sleek global drama, and along A background of contemporary Drama: Volume I, bargains readers entire insurance of a whole century within the evolution of world dramatic literature.
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