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The Resource Comedy and the public sphere : the rebirth of theatre as comedy and the genealogy of the modern public arena, Arpad Szakolczai

Comedy and the public sphere : the rebirth of theatre as comedy and the genealogy of the modern public arena, Arpad Szakolczai

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Comedy and the public sphere : the rebirth of theatre as comedy and the genealogy of the modern public arena
Title
Comedy and the public sphere
Title remainder
the rebirth of theatre as comedy and the genealogy of the modern public arena
Statement of responsibility
Arpad Szakolczai
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
792.094
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2570
LC item number
.S93 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Routledge studies in social and political thought
Series volume
77
Label
Comedy and the public sphere : the rebirth of theatre as comedy and the genealogy of the modern public arena, Arpad Szakolczai
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The public sphere as a theatrical arena of mocking contest: comedy, mask, laughter. The public and its masks: permanent hyper-critique and hypocritical performance -- Nietzsche's intuitions: from theatre through humanist philology to Richard Wagner, or the genealogy of the modern world as stage -- Ridiculing as public weapon -- The rebirth of theatre as comedy out of the spirit of the Byzantium -- The Byzantine spirit and its sources. Transmitting, receiving and nurturing the Byzantine spirit -- The rise of theatre in Venice -- The effect mechanism of Commedia dell'Arte: visions and realities of commedification -- Commedia dell'Arte: schismogenic sub-plots and irresistible stock-types -- Shakespeare: the tragedy of world history being a comedy -- Representing representation: visionary images of Commedia dell'Arte -- The rebirth of Commedia dell'Arte as the Avant-garde. The rebirth of Pierrot as suffering victim -- Obsessed with Paris and public fame: Richard Wagner, the mimomaniac revolutionary -- Pierrot and Pulcinella in between Paris and Petersburg: the Avant-Garde of Diaghilev and Meyerhold -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 357 p.
Isbn
9780415623919
Lccn
2012019828
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn776535216
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn827057799
Label
Comedy and the public sphere : the rebirth of theatre as comedy and the genealogy of the modern public arena, Arpad Szakolczai
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The public sphere as a theatrical arena of mocking contest: comedy, mask, laughter. The public and its masks: permanent hyper-critique and hypocritical performance -- Nietzsche's intuitions: from theatre through humanist philology to Richard Wagner, or the genealogy of the modern world as stage -- Ridiculing as public weapon -- The rebirth of theatre as comedy out of the spirit of the Byzantium -- The Byzantine spirit and its sources. Transmitting, receiving and nurturing the Byzantine spirit -- The rise of theatre in Venice -- The effect mechanism of Commedia dell'Arte: visions and realities of commedification -- Commedia dell'Arte: schismogenic sub-plots and irresistible stock-types -- Shakespeare: the tragedy of world history being a comedy -- Representing representation: visionary images of Commedia dell'Arte -- The rebirth of Commedia dell'Arte as the Avant-garde. The rebirth of Pierrot as suffering victim -- Obsessed with Paris and public fame: Richard Wagner, the mimomaniac revolutionary -- Pierrot and Pulcinella in between Paris and Petersburg: the Avant-Garde of Diaghilev and Meyerhold -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 357 p.
Isbn
9780415623919
Lccn
2012019828
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn776535216
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn827057799

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