John Osborne: Vituperative Artist

John Osborne: Vituperative Artist

by Luc Gilleman
     
 

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For British playwright, John Osborne, there are no brave causes; only people who muddle through life, who hurt, and are often hurt in return. This study deals with Osborne's complete oeuvre and critically examines its form and technique; the function of the gaze; its construction of gender; and the relationship between Osborne's life and work. Gilleman has also traced

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For British playwright, John Osborne, there are no brave causes; only people who muddle through life, who hurt, and are often hurt in return. This study deals with Osborne's complete oeuvre and critically examines its form and technique; the function of the gaze; its construction of gender; and the relationship between Osborne's life and work. Gilleman has also traced the evolution of Osborne's reception by turning to critical reviews at the beginning of each chapter.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781317842804
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/04/2014
Series:
Studies in Modern Drama
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
300
File size:
776 KB

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