Theatre of Catastrophe: New Essays on Howard Barker

Theatre of Catastrophe: New Essays on Howard Barker

by Karoline Gritzner
     
 

Fifteen varied essays discuss the style, language, and vision of Howard Barker, one of Britain’s most influential and controversial playwrights. An international range of academics offers illuminating interpretations of his work. Includes analyses of the political, moral, and historical aspects of his writing, its poetry and eroticism, its depiction of the

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Fifteen varied essays discuss the style, language, and vision of Howard Barker, one of Britain’s most influential and controversial playwrights. An international range of academics offers illuminating interpretations of his work. Includes analyses of the political, moral, and historical aspects of his writing, its poetry and eroticism, its depiction of the figure of the artist, and Barker’s writing in performance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781840026726
Publisher:
Theatre Communications Group
Publication date:
04/01/2007
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

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