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Shakespeare our contemporary

Jan Kott

Shakespeare our contemporary

by Jan Kott

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Published by Anchor Books in Garden City, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJan Kott ; translated [from the Polish] by Boleslaw Taborski
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR2979 P58 K613 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination372 p. ;
    Number of Pages372
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26563625M

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Peter Brook and Charles Marowitz are among the many directors who have acknowledged their debt to Jan Kott, finding in his analogies between Shakespearean situations and those in modern life and /5(8).

"Shakespeare: Our Contemporary" is a terrific resource. Kott's writing has influenced Peter Brook and Charles Marowitz and therefore all Shakespeare I had heard of Jan Kott's "Shakespeare: Our Contemporary" since my theatre school days at CalArts (), but never read his work/5.

This very influential book truly does make Shakespeare our contemporary — contemporary with all times really whether it be the Furies tormented Greece of Aeschylus, or 17th Century England with its plots, beheadings and conspiracies, war-torn Poland with its Nazi tanks and SS terrorism and in the shadows on the run stabbed often in the back Resistance or New York theater in the experimental /5(18).

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Attracting international contributors, the seminar focused on the relevance of her study for Shakespearian theatre today/5(11). Shakespeare, Our Contemporary is a provocative, original study of the major plays of than that, it is one of the few critical works to have strongly influenced theatrical productions.

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Shakespeare, Our Contemporary is a provocative, original study of the major plays of than that, it is one of the few critical works to have strongly influenced theatrical productions. Peter Brook and Charles Marowitz are among the many directors who have acknowledged their debt to Jan Kott, finding in his analogies between Shakespearean situations and those in modern 5/5(1).

In The Eating of the Gods, the distinguished Polish critic Jan Kott reexamines Greek tragedy from the modern in his earlier acclaimed Shakespeare, Our Contemporary, Kott provides startling insights and intuitive leaps which link our world to that of the ancient title refers to the Bacchae of Euripides, that tragedy of lust, revenge, murder, and "the joy of eating raw.

In the late s, the British section of the International Association of Theatre Critics (IATC) organised a conference to reassess the legacy of the then influential book, Shakespeare Our Contemporary, written by émigré Polish theatre scholar Jan Kott and published in the UK in They managed to get together a group of British and foreign theatre practitioners, Shakespearean scholars.

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