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.

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

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    Pages 87-115

  • Eugène Ionesco: The Theatre of the Absurd

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    Pages 117-145

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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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