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Author Jelavich, Peter

Title Munich and theatrical modernism : politics, playwriting, and performance, 1890-1914 / Peter Jelavich
Edition 1st Harvard University Press pbk. ed
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1996, ©1985


Description 1 online resource (xii, 403 pages) : illustrations
Series ACLS Humanities E-Book (Series)
Summary Annotation This is the first cultural exploration of playwriting, directing, acting, and theater architecture in fin-de-siècle Munich. Peter Jelavich examines the commercial, political, and cultural tensions that fostered modernism's artistic revolt against the classical and realistic modes of nineteenth-century drama
Notes Originally published in 1985
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-396) and index
Notes English
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Subject Theater -- Germany -- Munich -- History
Experimental theater -- Germany -- Munich
Theater -- Political aspects -- Germany -- Munich
Popular culture -- Germany -- Munich
Experimental theater.
Intellectual life.
Popular culture.
Theater -- Political aspects.
Munich (Germany) -- Intellectual life
Germany -- Munich.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0674588363