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Antonin Artaud Collected Works (Volume 2) by Antonin Artaud

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Published by Calder Publications .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Literary studies: general,
  • Continental European,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsVictor Corti (Translator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9310492M
ISBN 100714501727
ISBN 109780714501727

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Philosophical and biographical accounts of Antonin Artaud's late visual work, all reproduced in color. Antonin Artaud (–)—stage and film actor, director, writer, and visual artist—was a man of rage and genius. Expelled from the Surrealist movement for his refusal to renounce the theatre, he founded the Theater of Cruelty and wrote The Theater and Its Double, one of the . The Theatre of Cruelty, developed by Antonin Artaud, aimed to shock audiences through gesture, image, sound and lighting. Natasha Tripney describes how Artaud's ideas took shape, and traces their influence on directors and writers such as Peter Brook, Samuel Beckett and Jean Genet. One of the most influential theatre theorists of the 20th. Antonin Artaud, along with Bertolt Brecht, is considered "the leading figure of European theatre in the twentieth century". Indeed, Artaud is "chiefly known in English for his work in the theatre". With the publication of Artaud's Collected Works, in four volumes, English readers have been granted access to the range of Artaud's literary /5. Since its first publication in , The Theater and Its Double by the French artist and philosopher Antonin Artaud has continued to provoke, inspire, enrage, enliven, challenge, and goad any number of theatrical debates in its call for a "Theater of Cruelty." A trio of theatrical manifestos, the book is an aggressive attack on many of the most treasured beliefs of both theater and Cited by:

A revolutionary figure in the literary avant-garde of his time, Antonin Artaud () is now seen to be central to the development of post-modernism. His writings comprise verse, prose poems, film scenarios, a historical novel, plays, essays on film, theater, art, and literature, and many letters. Susan Sontag's selection conveys the genius of this singular writer. About the Book. A revolutionary figure in the literary avant-garde of his time, Antonin Artaud () is now seen to be central to the development of post-modernism. His writings comprise verse, prose poems, film scenarios, a historical novel, plays, essays on film, theater, art, and literature, and many letters. Antonin Artaud. [Julia F Costich] Antonin Artaud; Antonin Artaud; Artaud, Antonin - Critique et interprétation. Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Julia F Costich. Find more information about: ISBN:   Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Antonin Artaud books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

Antonin Artaud: Collected Works (Volume 2) by Antonin Artaud and Victor Corti | 1 Feb by Weaver Helen and Artaud Antonin | 1 Jan Paperback More buying choices £ (6 used offers) Book Depository Books With Free Delivery Worldwide. Antonin Artaud. Published by French and European Publications Inc. ISBN ANTONIN ARTAUD ANTHOLOGY. Artaud Antonin Jack Hirschman Editor. Published by city lights. Used. Softcover. Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP More information about this. Antonin Artaud, original name in full Antoine-Marie-Joseph Artaud, (born Sept. 4, , Marseille, France—died March 4, , Ivry-sur-Seine), French dramatist, poet, actor, and theoretician of the Surrealist movement who attempted to replace the “bourgeois” classical theatre with his “ theatre of cruelty,” a primitive ceremonial experience intended to liberate the human . Antonin Artaud is one of the great visionaries of the theatre. Born in France in his life was turbulent to say the least. Very little of his theatre work was ever produced in his lifetime but ideas continue to be influential. He was an outcast and was institutionalised after suffering with psychiatric problems for most of his life. He died.