An Anthology of contemporary Belgian plays, 1970-1982: Hugo Claus, René Kalisky, Jean Louvet, Jean Sigrid, Lucienne Stassaert, Ivo Van Hove

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Whitson Pub. Co., 1984 - Drama - 723 pages
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"The Whitston Press should be congratulated for bringing out a second anthology of contemporary Belgian plays. . . . A preface by David Willinger introduces each of the six dramatists included, giving pertinent information concerning their ideas, styles, and theatrical innovations. Explanatory essays on Belgian theatre in general, and on Flemish and French-language drama in particular, by Jacques DeDecker, Jaak Van Schoor, and Mark Quaghebeur respectively, add important historical background material. The translations by Luc Deneulin, Karl SeSloovere, and Luk Truyts with David Willinger are uniformly excellent. Highly recommended."World Literature Today

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Contents

The Contemporary Flemish Theatre Scene
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Lucienne Stassaert
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Ivo Van Hove
228
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About the author (1984)

David Willinger is Director of the Theatre Program at City College, City University of New York and recipient of the Prix du Rayonnement des Lettres a l'Etranger from the Belgian Ministry of Culture. He is author of five books on Belgian t