Jewish Drama and Theatre
From Rabbinical Intolerance to Secular Liberalism
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Sussex Academic Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $74.95|
| Book Description: |
Jewish theater has followed a tortuous path from extreme rabbinical intolerance to eventual secular liberalism, with its openness to the heritages of both Judaism as a culture and prominent foreign cultures, to the extent of multicultural integration. Arguing that since biblical times until the 17th century, there are only examples of tangential theater practices, this account details the history of the creation and progression of...