Ibsen in America: a Century of Change

Cover may not be exactly as depicted

Ibsen in America: a Century of Change

by Robert A. Schanke

Used & Rare price

SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS.

Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes.

Availability: Ships within 1 week

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Scarecrow

Condition:

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0810820994

ISBN - 13: 9780810820999

Seller Comments:

Signed by the author. "Withdrawn" stamp top edge; 322 pages.

From the Publisher

"Dramatic freaks," "a cataract of vapid talk," "an offence to taste"-such were the epithets coined by American critics in the late 19th century about the dramas of the "Bard of Bacteria," Henrik Ibsen. By the 1970s, however, attitudes had reversed. When Washington''s Kennedy Center opened its new Eisenhower Theater, they premiered with Ibsen''s A Doll''s House. This shift in one century from rejection to acceptance, from avant-garde to establishment status, did not occur without considerable resistance. Schanke analyzes this evolution from iconoclast to icon. With actresses'' essays and interviews about the playwright, index, bibliography, and illustrations of Ibsen productions.
Item not added

This item is not available to order at this time.

See used copies from 00.00
  • My Gift List
  • My Wish List
  • Shopping Cart