The Arab Oedipus: four plays from Egypt and Syria

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Martin E. Segal Theatre Center Publications, 2005 - Drama - 450 pages
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Four plays based on the Oedipus legend by four leading dramatists of the Arab World.

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Editors Introduction
Introduction to King Oedipus
King Oedipus

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About the author (2005)

Carlson is Sydney E. Cohn Professor of Theatre and Comparative Literature at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. He has received the ATHE Career Achievement Award, the George Jean Nathan Award for Dramatic Criticism, the Calloway Prize, and the ASTR Distinguished Scholarship Award. He has published widely in theatre history and theory, performance studies, and dramatic literature.

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