Alternative Japanese Drama: Ten Plays

Alternative Japanese Drama

Ten Plays

Paperback
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ISBN10: 0824813790 ISBN13: 9780824813796 Contributors: Gillespie, John K. (Editor) Publisher: Univ of Hawaii Pr Published: Sep 1 1992 Weight: 1.55lbs. Height: 9.50" Width: 6.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English

Publisher's Comments

A major renaissance in Japanese theater occurred in the 1960s. During this period, the implications of Japan's prewar actions as well as its postwar materialistic course were interrogated with fierce intensity. Nowhere was the depth and dynamism of this cultural questioning more clearly expressed than in theater. Fueling the explosion of seminal theater activity that took place was the generation of young artists who are the focus of Alternative Japanese Drama.Foreword by J. Thomas Rimer

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