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Performing embodiment in Samuel Beckett"s drama

Anna McMullan

Performing embodiment in Samuel Beckett"s drama

by Anna McMullan

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Published by Routledge in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beckett, Samuel, -- 1906-1989 -- Dramatic works,
  • Human body in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAnna McMullan.
    SeriesRoutledge advances in theatre and performance studies -- 12
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6003.E282 Z7767 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24073762M
    ISBN 100415385989
    ISBN 109780415385985
    LC Control Number2009033521
    OCLC/WorldCa149007741

    While many authors spend their lives creating their own prosaic style, others focus on drama. Samuel Beckett, through the creation of his plays Endgame and Waiting for Godot as well as his novel Molloy, was able to spend time adapting his style in these two different types of literature. In developing his own personal style, Beckett seems to have thrown out most of the rules in . The Samuel Beckett Theatre, named after one of the most innovative playwrights of the 20th century, was opened in to celebrate the quatercentenary of Trinity College Dublin.

    We use cookies to offer you a better experience, personalize content, tailor advertising, provide social media features, and better understand the use of our services.   Reviews “At this critical moment, The Plays of Samuel Beckett by Katherine Weiss seeks to re-evaluate Beckett's playwriting As Weiss's volume makes clear, drama departments and practitioners of Beckett's theatre may have dominated the first generation of Beckett scholars, but have been noticeably thin on the ground [in recent years].

    Samuel Beckett didn't like it when people tried to explain his work - asked what he'd meant by a particular work he replied, "I meant what I said." But thinking over Peter Brook's French-language. Beckett's Breath Anti-Theatricality and the Visual Arts Sozita Goudouna. Published by Edinburgh University Press. Edinburgh Critical Studies in Modernism Drama and Performance. Examines Beckett's ultimate venture to define the borders between a theatrical performance and purely visual representation.


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