Karen Juers-Munby

Karen Juers-Munby

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Elfriede Jelinek in the Arena

The Austrian Nobel laureate Elfriede Jelinek has not shied from the major political topics of our times. The legacy of Nazism, the prevalence of right-wing populism, the war in Iraq, the ongoing financial crisis, humanitarian disasters, misogyny and sexism – all are tackled in formally innovative ways and across a wide …

20 Oct 2014 in Journal


Postdramatic Theatre and the Political

Is postdramatic theatre political and if so how? How does it relate to Brecht’s ideas of political theatre, for example? How can we account for the relationship between aesthetics and politics in new forms of theatre, playwriting, and performance? The chapters in this book discuss crucial aspects of the issues raised …

15 Oct 2014 in Book