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Critical Political Theory and Radical Practice

Politics and Theatre in Twentieth-Century Europe

Imagination and Resistance

Authors: Morgan, M.

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This book explores the connection between politics and theatre by looking at the works and lives of Shaw, Brecht, Sartre, and Ionesco, providing a cultural history detailing the changing role of political theatre in twentieth-century Europe.

About the authors

Margot Morgan is Visiting Assistant Professor of Political Science at Indiana University Southeast, USA. She currently serves as Book Review Managing Editor for Perspectives on Politics, a flagship journal of the American Political Science Association.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Introduction: Political Theatre and the Theatre of Politics

    Morgan, Margot

    Pages 1-17

  • George Bernard Shaw: The Theatre of Bourgeois Radicalism

    Morgan, Margot

    Pages 19-47

  • Bertolt Brecht: The Theatre of Proletarian Revolution

    Morgan, Margot

    Pages 49-85

  • Jean-Paul Sartre: The Theatre of Situations

    Morgan, Margot

    Pages 87-115

  • Eugène Ionesco: The Theatre of the Absurd

    Morgan, Margot

    Pages 117-145

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Hardcover $110.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-37469-1
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Softcover $105.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Politics and Theatre in Twentieth-Century Europe
Book Subtitle
Imagination and Resistance
Authors
Series Title
Critical Political Theory and Radical Practice
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Margot Morgan
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-37038-9
DOI
10.1057/9781137370389
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-37469-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-47706-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 212
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