By David Krasner

A heritage of recent Drama: Volume II explores a impressive breadth of issues and analytical techniques to the dramatic works, authors, and transitional occasions and routine that formed global drama from 1960 via to the sunrise of the recent millennium.

  • Features specific analyses of performs and playwrights, interpreting the impression of a variety of writers, from mainstream icons corresponding to Harold Pinter and Edward Albee, to extra unorthodox works via 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 effect 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 standpoint, and philosophical and cultural context

Completes a finished two-part paintings analyzing glossy international drama, and along A background of recent Drama: Volume I, deals readers whole assurance of a whole century within the evolution of world dramatic literature.

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