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Theatre censorship in Honecker's Germany : from Volker Braun to Samuel Beckett

Author: Barrie Baker
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : P. Lang, ©2007.
Series: German linguistic and cultural studies, v. 23.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The full story of state-supervised theatre in East Germany during the Honecker era (1971-1989). Censorship in many forms is brought to light, as well as the social and political pressures, revealing the true burden of coercion on the theatrical profession, including targeted operations by the secret police assisted by informers.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barrie Baker
ISBN: 9783039110865 3039110861
OCLC Number: 227192993
Description: 208 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: 'Kulturpolitik' --
Theatre practice and state control --
Directions in drama --
Only one stone in the mosaic: Die Übergangsgesellschaft --
'There is no way in which we can relate to this play': Waiting for Godot --
Apparatus of control.
Series Title: German linguistic and cultural studies, v. 23.
Responsibility: Barrie Baker.

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The full story of state-supervised theatre in East Germany during the Honecker era (1971-1989). Censorship in many forms is brought to light, as well as the social and political pressures, revealing the true burden of coercion on the theatrical profession, including targeted operations by the secret police assisted by informers.

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