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Theatre of crisis

drama and politics in Latin America

by Diana Taylor

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America.
    • Subjects:
    • Spanish American drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Politics and literature -- Latin America.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-269) and index.

      StatementDiana Taylor.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ7082.D7 T36 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination277 p. ;
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1859397M
      ISBN 100813117348
      LC Control Number90012555

      The Crisis, founded by W.E.B. Du Bois as the official publication of the NAACP, is a journal of civil rights, history, politics, and culture and seeks to educate and challenge its readers about issues that continue to plague African Americans and other communities of color. For nearly years, The Crisis has been the magazine of opinion and thought leaders, decision makers, . The book offers a compelling combination of analyis and detailed description of aesthetic projects with young refugee arrivals in Australia. In it the authors present a framework that contextualises the intersections of refugee studies, resilience and trauma, and theatre and arts-based practice, setting out a context for understanding and valuing the complexity of drama in this growing .

      Diana Taylor is University Professor and Professor of Performance Studies and Spanish at NYU. She is the author of Theatre of Crisis: Drama and Politics in Latin America (), which won the Best Book Award given by New England Council on Latin American Studies and Honorable Mention in the Joe E. Callaway Prize for the Best Book on Drama; of Disappearing Acts: . Get this from a library! Theatre of crisis: the performance of power in the kingdom of Ireland, [Patrick Tuite] -- "This book describes the important role theatrical performance played in Ireland's cultural and political life between and , when Ireland's subjects suffered the consequences of war.

      The Theatre of the Absurd (French: théâtre de l'absurde [teɑtʁ(ə) də lapsyʁd]) is a post–World War II designation for particular plays of absurdist fiction written by a number of primarily European playwrights in the late s, as well as one for the style of theatre which has evolved from their work. Their work focused largely on the idea of existentialism and expressed what . 'The book Refugees, Theatre and Crisis: Performing Global Identities, recipient of the TaPRA award in the category New Career Research in Theatre/Performance, is a timely and valuable addition to the growing field of exilic and refugee theatre studies a vital addition to the studies of global theatre today and an important reference 5/5(1).


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