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By David Krasner

A heritage of recent Drama: Volume II explores a awesome breadth of themes and analytical techniques to the dramatic works, authors, and transitional occasions and events that formed international drama from 1960 via to the sunrise of the recent millennium.

  • Features designated analyses of performs and playwrights, analyzing the impression of quite a lot of writers, from mainstream icons comparable to Harold Pinter and Edward Albee, to extra unorthodox works through Peter Weiss and Sarah Kane
  • Provides worldwide insurance of either English and non-English dramas – together with works from Africa and Asia to the center East
  • Considers the impact of paintings, track, literature, structure, society, politics, tradition, and philosophy at the formation of postmodern dramatic literature
  • Combines wide-ranging issues with unique theories, overseas standpoint, and philosophical and cultural context

Completes a accomplished two-part paintings reading smooth international drama, and along A background of recent Drama: Volume I, bargains readers entire assurance of a whole century within the evolution of worldwide dramatic literature.

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