skip to content
Understanding Brecht Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Understanding Brecht

Author: Walter Benjamin
Publisher: London : Verso, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

A collection of Benjamin's writing on the dramatic and poetic work of his friend and tutor, Bertolt Brecht. It includes his analyses of Brecht's "epic theatre", an essay called "The Author as  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Bertolt Brecht; Bertolt Brecht
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Benjamin
ISBN: 1859848141 9781859848142 1859844189 9781859844182
OCLC Number: 222572094
Notes: Paperback edition originally published by Verso 2003.
Description: xix, 124 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Versuche über Brecht.
Responsibility: Walter Benjamin ; translated by Anna Bostock ; introduction by Stanley Mitchell.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"A small bomb of ideas and vital argument." -- Guardian "If the killing of Lorca was Fascism's first crime against literature, Benjamin's death was undoubtedly the second." - The Listener Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

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

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/222572094> # Understanding Brecht
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "222572094" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1602455#Person/brecht_bertolt_1898_1956> ; # Bertolt Brecht
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/2467372> ; # Bertolt Brecht
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/832.912/e22/> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/46757196> ; # Walter Benjamin
   schema:datePublished "2003" ;
   schema:datePublished "1998" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1602455> ; # Versuche über Brecht.
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Understanding Brecht"@en ;
   schema:productID "222572094" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/222572094#PublicationEvent/london_verso_1998> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1602455#Agent/verso> ; # Verso
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781859848142> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781859844182> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/222572094> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1602455#Person/brecht_bertolt_1898_1956> # Bertolt Brecht
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1898" ;
   schema:deathDate "1956" ;
   schema:familyName "Brecht" ;
   schema:givenName "Bertolt" ;
   schema:name "Bertolt Brecht" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/2467372> # Bertolt Brecht
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1898" ;
   schema:deathDate "1956" ;
   schema:familyName "Brecht" ;
   schema:givenName "Bertolt" ;
   schema:name "Bertolt Brecht" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/46757196> # Walter Benjamin
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1892" ;
   schema:deathDate "1940" ;
   schema:familyName "Benjamin" ;
   schema:givenName "Walter" ;
   schema:name "Walter Benjamin" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1602455> # Versuche über Brecht.
   schema:name "Versuche über Brecht." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781859844182>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1859844189" ;
   schema:isbn "9781859844182" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781859848142>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1859848141" ;
   schema:isbn "9781859848142" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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