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Embodied memory : the theatre of George Tabori

Author: Anat Feinberg
Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©1999.
Series: Studies in theatre history and culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Embodied Memory, Anat Feinberg offers the first English-language study of the controversial dramatist George Tabori. A Jewish-Hungarian playwright and novelist, Tabori is a unique figure in postwar German theatre - one of the few theatre people since Bertolt Brecht to embody "the ideal union" of playwright, director, theatre manager, and actor. Tabori's career, first in the United States and later in Germany, is  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Feinberg, Anat, 1951-
Embodied memory.
Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)607386648
Named Person: George Tabori; George Tabori; George Tabori; George Tabori; George Tabori
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anat Feinberg
ISBN: 0877456860 9780877456865
OCLC Number: 41592920
Description: x, 346 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. A Biographical Introduction. 2. Toward a Dangerous Theatre --
Experimentations. 3. The Dialectics of Freedom and Order: Tabori's Theaterlabor. 4. Kafka-Overpaint: The Metamorphoses Performance. 5. What Goes Under So Fabulously Cannot Be Lost: Tabori's Titanic. 6. Play It Again, Sam: Staging Beckett --
Staging Shakespeare. 7. Lovers and Lunatics: A Shakespeare Collage. 8. King Lear: Variations. 9. Hamlet: All Over Again. 10. Othello: The Triumph of a Defeated Man --
Embodied Memory: The Holocaust Plays. 11. A Black Mass in Berlin: The Cannibals. 12. The Wound and the Knife: Variations on Shylock. 13. A Mock Fairy Tale: My Mother's Courage. 14. The Dry Bones of Memory: Jubilee. 15. From Pathos to Bathos: Mein Kampf.
Series Title: Studies in theatre history and culture.
Responsibility: by Anat Feinberg.

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A study of the controversial dramatist, George Tabori. A Jewish-Hungarian playwright and novelist, Tabori is a unique figure in post-war German theatre. Making use of archival material, this  Read more...

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