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The Work of Poverty - a book by Duerfahrd, Lance

The Work of Poverty

Samuel Beckett's Vagabonds and the Theater of Crisis

The Work of Poverty( )
Author: Duerfahrd, Lance
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Ohio State University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $67.95
Book Description:

How did Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot come to be performed in such places as San Quentin Prison, Mississippi during the Civil Rights Movement, Sarajevo under military siege, New Orleans's Lower Ninth Ward after Hurricane Katrina, and Zuccotti Park during the Occupy Wall Street protests? The Work of Poverty: Samuel Beckett's Vagabonds and the Theater of Crisis studies the appeal of Godot to audiences in settings of historical crisis and suffering. Lance...
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Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Drama
Literary Criticism / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.8 Inches

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