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Modern French drama, 1940-1990

by David Bradby

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • French drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Theater -- France -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid Bradby.
      ContributionsBradby, David.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ556 .B67 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 331 p. :
      Number of Pages331
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1882340M
      ISBN 100521402719, 0521408431
      LC Control Number90043073

      Culture A selection of France's best contemporary writers With France the guest of honor at the Frankfurt Book Fair this year, we look at some of the nation's best contemporary authors. In French Indochina, a French teenage girl embarks on a reckless and forbidden romance with a wealthy, older Chinese man, each knowing that knowledge of their affair will bring drastic consequences to each other. Director: Jean-Jacques Annaud | Stars: Jane March, Tony Ka Fai Leung, Frédérique Meininger, Arnaud Giovaninetti.

      Do you agree with the idea that French is the language for love? Well check out this selection and let us know your opinion about it Subscribe to Viewste. The Heroes of Homer were lovers of appetite, food etc, while the modern characters of French drama gave up everything (sleep, water and food) for the sake of love. Views of Lisideius. Lisideius favours French drama of earlier 17th century. French drama led by Pierre Corneille strictly followed unities of time, pace and action.

      Recommended French Reading List. French and English) drama romance satire classic old French: This comedy by Moliere is a satire of preciousness, and stages a typical situation of reciprocal love that has to overcome an obstacle. [Book + 1 CD MP3]) essay education modern. Here's the catch. For me, classic books need to be readable because I'm not studying literature at university these days. There are many important books published decades or even centuries ago that have great significance but I'm not going to recommend them for your reading enjoyment.


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