By David Krasner
A background of contemporary Drama: Volume II explores a impressive breadth of issues and analytical ways to the dramatic works, authors, and transitional occasions and routine that formed international drama from 1960 via to the sunrise of the hot millennium.
- Features precise analyses of performs and playwrights, interpreting the impact of quite a lot of writers, from mainstream icons corresponding to Harold Pinter and Edward Albee, to extra unorthodox works by way of Peter Weiss and Sarah Kane
- Provides international assurance of either English and non-English dramas – together with works from Africa and Asia to the center East
- Considers the impact of artwork, song, literature, structure, society, politics, tradition, and philosophy at the formation of postmodern dramatic literature
- Combines wide-ranging themes with unique theories, overseas viewpoint, and philosophical and cultural context
Completes a finished two-part paintings reading glossy international drama, and along A background of recent Drama: Volume I, deals readers entire assurance of an entire century within the evolution of worldwide dramatic literature.
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A history of modern drama. Volume II : 1960-2000 by David Krasner