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Susan Glaspell's poetics and politics of rebellion

Author: Emeline Jouve
Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, [2017] ©2017
Series: Studies in theatre history and culture
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"A pioneer of American modern drama and founding member of the Provincetown Players, Susan Glaspell (1876-1948) wrote plays of a kind that Robert Brustein defines as a "drama of revolt," an expression of the dramatists' discontent with the prevailing social, political, and artistic order. Her works display her determination to put an end to the alienating norms that, in her eyes and those of her bohemian peers, were  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als:
Named Person: Susan Glaspell; Susan Glaspell; Susan Glaspell; Susan Glaspell; Drama
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Emeline Jouve
ISBN: 9781609385088 160938508X
OCLC Number: 1002267603
Description: xiii, 258 Seiten.
Series Title: Studies in theatre history and culture
Other Titles: Poetics and politics of rebellion
Responsibility: Emeline Jouve.


Analysing plays from the early Trifles (1916) through Springs Eternal (1943) and the undated, incomplete Wings, author Emeline Jouve illustrates the way that Susan Glaspell's dramas addressed issues  Read more...


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