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The social and religious plays of Strindberg / by John Ward.


London : Athlone Press ; 1980.
ISBN 0485111837, 9780485111835

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Subjects Drama.
Strindberg, August, 1849-1912 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Strindberg, August, 1849-1912.
Strindberg, August.
Description x, 337 pages ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1980.
1980.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-330) and index.
Also issued online.
Contents The pre-inferno plays -- General introduction to the pre-inferno plays -- Strindberg's naturalism -- Strindberg's misogyny -- Philosophical influences: Nietzsche, Schopenhauer, Darwin, Charcot, Bernheim and Nordau -- Two early plays -- Lucky Peter's travels, Comrades -- The great 'naturalistic' plays -- The father, Miss Julie and Creditors -- Miscellaneous plays -- Pariah, The stronger, Playing with Fire, The bond and The keys of heaven -- The post-inferno plays -- General introduction to the post-inferno plays -- Schopenhauer (1788-1860) -- Kierkegaard (1813-55) -- Swedenborg (1688-1772) -- Expressionism -- Maeterlinck and the symbolists -- The road to Damascus -- Hybrid plays -- There are crimes and crimes and The dance of death -- 'Christian' plays -- Advent, Easter -- A dream play -- Folk and fairy plays -- Swanwhite, the bridal crown -- The chamber plays -- Storm, The burned house, The ghost sonata, The pelican, The black glove -- Final play -- The great highway -- Strindberg's influence on modern drama -- A personal epilogue: bizarre ideas and 'hysteria' -- Appendix: checklist of strindberg's social and religious plays.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6574468
(OCoLC)ocm06574468
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WorldCat Identities Ward, John, 1939-
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WorldCat Identities Ward, John, 1939-
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