An Anthology of German Expressionist Drama: Prelude to the Absurd

An Anthology of German Expressionist Drama: Prelude to the Absurd

Bertolt Brecht, Ludwig Rubiner, Paul Kornfeld, Yvan Goll, Georg Kaiser, Oskar Kokoschka, Reinhard Sorge, Carl Sternheim, Walter

Language: English

Pages: 404

ISBN: 2:00223730

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


extremely nice collection as it contains some plays that are not that easy to find translated outside of anthologies such as this. enjoy! makes one frustrated with the state of publishing today!!! this text would only be put out by a university press pretty much.

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CONTENTS
Acknowledgments
Introduction

PART I-TH E THEORY
M a n in t h e C e n t e r , Ludwig Rubiner
Translated by Walter H. Sokel

E p i l o g u e t o t h e A c t o r , Paul Komfeld
Translated by Joseph Bernstein

Two S u p e r d r a m a s , Yvan Goll
Translated by Walter H. Sokel

M a n i n t h e T u n n e l , Georg Kaiser
Translated by Walter H. Sokel

PART II—THE PLAYS
M u r d e r e r t h e W o m e n ’s H o p e , Oskar Kokoschka
Translated by Michael Hamburger

T h e B e g g a r , Reinhard Sorge
Translated by Walter H. and Jacqueline Sokel

T h e S t r o n g b o x , Carl Stemheim
Translated by Maurice Edwards and Valerie Reich

Job, Oskar Kokoschka
Translated by Walter H. and Jacqueline Sokel

H u m a n i t y , Walter Hasenclever
Translated by Walter H. and Jacqueline Sokel

A l k i b i a d e s S a v e d , Georg Kaiser
Translated by Bayard Quincy Morgan

T h e I m m o r t a l O n e , Yvan Goll
Translated by Walter H. and Jacqueline Sokel

C r y in t h e S t r e e t , Rolf Lauckner
Translated by Maurice Edwards and Valerie Reich

B a a l , Bertolt Brecht
Translated by Eric Bentley and Martin Esslin

Bibliographical Note

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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