Theater of the Oppressed

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Pluto Press, 2000 - Social classes in literature - 208 pages
In this remarkable classic work on radical drama, Augusto Boal exposes the machinations that the ruling classes exercised on theatre to take control out of the hands of ordinary citizens. He shows how Brechtian and Marxian drama reverses this trend.
 

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This new edition of Theatre of the Oppressed brings a classic work on radical drama fully up to date and includes a new foreword by the author Augusto Boal. Boal restores theatre to its proper place ... Read full review

Contents

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xi
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xxiii
IV
51
VII
81
VIII
117
IX
157
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Augusto Boal (1931 - 2009) was a renowned dramatist and the author of several works on politics and theatre.

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