Cultural representation in historical resistance : complexity and construction in Greek guerrilla theater (Book, 1999) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
New WorldCat.org coming soon
Cultural representation in historical resistance : complexity and construction in Greek guerrilla theater
Checking...

Cultural representation in historical resistance : complexity and construction in Greek guerrilla theater

Author: Linda S Myrsiades; Kostas Myrsiades
Publisher: Lewisburg [Pa.] : Bucknell University Press ; London : Associated University Presses, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Resistance theater in Greece under Nazi occupation was organized by the political and armed wings of the EAM/ELAS resistance movement and operated in the mountains of what was called Free Greece. This work introduces the cultural resistance of over 1000 cultural teams across Greece that mounted over 22,000 performances from 1943-44 and the work of three subsidized troupes that toured the mountain villages and armed  Read more...
Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Myrsiades, Linda S.
Cultural representation in historical resistance.
Lewisburg [Pa.] : Bucknell University Press ; London : Associated University Presses, ©1999
(OCoLC)607269437
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda S Myrsiades; Kostas Myrsiades
ISBN: 0838754074 9780838754078
OCLC Number: 40359337
Description: 372 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Resistance; The Case of Greece --
pt. 1. Defining the Resistance. 1. Guerrilla Theater and Resistance: Setting Roots and the Production of Texts. 2. Guerrilla Theater and Performance: Troupes, Audiences, and the Mountain Communities. 3. Guerrilla Theater and Representation: The Emergence of the Laiki Skini --
pt. 2. Reading the Resistance. 4. Guerrilla Texts: Local Knowledge and the Early Plays. 5. Guerrilla Texts: Official Knowledge and the Late Plays. 6. Guerrilla Texts: The Hero as Performance. 7. Conclusion: Writing the Resistance. Translating the Greek Resistance --
Performance Announcement --
The Snob, a comedy --
Slave, Arise!, a play in four scenes.
Responsibility: Linda Myrsiades and Kostas Myrsiades.

Abstract:

Traces the history of Greek resistance theatre which began under Nazi occupation.  Read more...

Reviews

Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.