all ebooks in category: Drama & Plays Literary Criticism (12)

Beckett/Philosophy: A Collection
English | 2015 | ISBN: 383820641X, 3838207017 | 344 pages | EPUB | 0,6 MB

"This collection of essays, most of which return to or renew something of an empirical or archival approach to the issues, represents the most comprehensive …

Tennessee Williams and the Theatre of Excess: The Strange, the Crazed, the Queer (Repost)
2015 | ISBN: 1107076684 | English | 194 pages | PDF | 10 MB

The plays of Tennessee Williams' post-1961 period have often been misunderstood and dismissed. In light of Williams' centennial in 2011, which was marked internationally by …

Victorian Classical Burlesques: A Critical Anthology (repost)
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1472537858, 1472537866 | 312 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

The Victorian classical burlesque was a popular theatrical genre of the mid-19th century. It parodied ancient tragedies with music, melodrama, pastiche, merciless satire and gender …

«Buried Alive: A Tale of These Days» by Arnold Bennett
English | ISBN: 9781911429647 | EPUB | 1.4 MB

Priam Farll is a world famous painter who is very shy and happiest out of the limelight. When Henry Leek, the painter’s valet, dies unexpectedly, …

Eclipse of Action: Tragedy and Political Economy
2017 | ISBN: 022643365X | English | 336 pages | PDF | 1 MB

According to traditional accounts, the history of tragedy is itself tragic: following a miraculous birth in fifth-century Athens and a brilliant resurgence in the early …

Ruling Women: Configuring the Female Prince in Seventeenth-Century French Drama [Repost]
English | November 17, 2015 | ISBN: 1137568429 | 214 pages | PDF | 1.85 Mb

The analysis focuses on the ways in which certain texts strive to manage the cultural anxiety produced by female rule and facilitate the diminution of …

You Can Still Make A Killing (Modern Plays)
English | ISBN: 1408185601 | December 6, 2012 | EPUB | 144 pages | 1.93 MB

He wants me to fuck about with paper clips in some office with a smile on my face, fuck him . . . but there's …

Athenian Comedy in the Roman Empire
English | November 19th, 2015 | ISBN: 1472588835, 1472588843 | 305 pages | EPUB | 1.94 MB

Athenian comedy is firmly entrenched in the classical canon, but imperial authors debated, dissected and redirected comic texts, plots and language of Aristophanes, Menander, and …

«The Plain Dealer» by William Wycherley
English | ISBN: 9781787806566 | EPUB | 0.1 MB

William Wycherley was born at Clive near Shrewsbury, Shropshire and baptised on April 8th, 1641 at Whitchurch in Hampshire where it is thought he spent …

Greek Theatre in the Fourth Century BC
English | 2014 | ISBN: 3110337487 | 578 pages | PDF | 22 MB

Past scholarship described the fourth century BC as an age of theatrical decline. This book, the first to explore all aspects of fourth-century theatre, reveals …