A History of Modern Drama, Volume II: 1960 - 2000 by David Krasner

By David Krasner

A historical past of recent Drama: Volume II explores a striking breadth of issues and analytical techniques to the dramatic works, authors, and transitional occasions and hobbies that formed global drama from 1960 via to the sunrise of the hot millennium.

  • Features certain analyses of performs and playwrights, analyzing the effect of a variety of writers, from mainstream icons equivalent to 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 impact of artwork, tune, literature, structure, society, politics, tradition, and philosophy at the formation of postmodern dramatic literature
  • Combines wide-ranging themes with unique theories, overseas point of view, and philosophical and cultural context

Completes a finished two-part paintings analyzing glossy global drama, and along A heritage of recent Drama: Volume I, deals readers whole assurance of an entire century within the evolution of world dramatic literature.

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