People's Stage in Imperial Germany: Social Democracy and Culture 1890-1914 (International Library of Historical Studies Series #35)

People's Stage in Imperial Germany: Social Democracy and Culture 1890-1914 (International Library of Historical Studies Series #35)

by Andrew G. Bonnell
     
 


The clash between German Social Democracy--the party, intellectuals and workers--and the German Imperial State was played out in the Freie Volksbahne (Free People's Theatre) founded by intellectuals to energise working class political awareness of drama with a political and social cutting edge. It fell foul of state censorship, lost its bite, yet prospered.
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The clash between German Social Democracy--the party, intellectuals and workers--and the German Imperial State was played out in the Freie Volksbahne (Free People's Theatre) founded by intellectuals to energise working class political awareness of drama with a political and social cutting edge. It fell foul of state censorship, lost its bite, yet prospered.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781850437956
Publisher:
I. B.Tauris & Company, Limited
Publication date:
07/22/2005
Series:
International Library of Historical Studies Series, #35
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.72(w) x 8.72(h) x 1.12(d)

Meet the Author


Andrew Bonnell studied at the University of Sydney, Marburg, and Berlin and is lecturer in the Department of History at the University of Queensland.

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