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Brecht Plays: v. 8

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Brecht Plays: v. 8 by Bertolt Brecht
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Volume 8 of Brecht's Collected Plays contains his last completed plays, from the eight years between his return from America to Europe after the war and his death in 1956. Brecht devoted his energies at this time - in an often tense dialogue with the GDR authorities - to the establishment of a new, post-Fascist literature and theatre. Antigone - A bold reflection on resistance and dictatorship in the aftermath on Nazism. The Days of the Commune - A semi-documentary account of the Paris Commune of 1871. Turandot or The Whitewasher's Congress - Brecht's grand satire on the bourgeois intellectual class, and a bizarre, comic variation on the old Turandot story.

Author Biography

Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956) is acknowledged as one of the great dramatists whose plays, work with the Berliner Ensemble and writing have had a considerable influence on the theatre. His landmark plays include The Threepenny Opera and, while exiled from Germany and living in the USA, such masterpieces as The Life of Galileo, Mother Courage and The Caucasian Chalk Circle.
Release date NZ
August 26th, 2004
Contributors
Edited by David J. Constantine Edited by Tom Kuhn Translated by David J. Constantine Translated by Tom Kuhn
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Methuen Drama
Pages
300
Dimensions
129x198x20
ISBN-13
9780413773524
Product ID
1773795

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