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Author Jestrovic, Silvija, 1970-

Title Theatre of estrangement : theory, practice, ideology / Silvija Jestrovic
Published Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (181 pages)
Series German and European studies
German and European studies.
Contents The knight's move : From theory to theatre -- Some old photos : Russian formalism in Russian avant-garde theatre -- Epic theatre in the age of mechanical reproduction -- In the hands of Angelus Novus : Form and ideology
Summary Drawing from a variety of sources she demonstrates that theatrical estrangement is not only an abstract theoretical postulate, but also a practical artistic strategy shaped by the cultural and historical climate
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-176) and index
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Subject Experimental drama, German -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Experimental drama, Russian -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Experimental theater -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Experimental theater -- Soviet Union -- History.
Theater -- Political aspects -- Germany.
Theater -- Political aspects -- Soviet Union.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1442682582 (electronic bk.)
9781442682580 (electronic bk.)
(hbk. ; alk. paper)
(hbk. ; alk. paper)