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The Theatre of the Absurd

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About the Author

Martin Esslin was born in Budapest and educated in Austria. He read Philosophy and English at Vienna University and graduated as a producer from the Reinhardt Seminar, the well-known dramatic academy. He left Austria in 1938 and in 1940 began working for the BBC as a producer, scriptwriter, and broadcaster. In 1963 he became Head of Radio Drama at the BBC, a position he held until his retirement in 1977. At his death in 2002 at the age of 83 he was Emeritus Professor of Drama at Stanford University.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781400075232
Author:
Esslin, Martin
Publisher:
Vintage
Author:
Martin Esslin
Subject:
Drama
Subject:
Theater - History & Criticism
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Theater of the absurd.
Subject:
Performing Arts-Theater - History & Criticism
Subject:
Literary Criticism-Drama
Subject:
Drama -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Drama-History and Theory
Subject:
drama;theatre;literary criticism;theory;absurd;non-fiction;absurdism;plays;criticism;ionesco;fiction;history;philosophy
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage
Publication Date:
20040131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
480
Dimensions:
8.00x5.38x1.03 in. .80 lbs.

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