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Author McDonnell, Bill.
Title Theatres of the Troubles : theatre, resistance and liberation in Ireland / Bill McDonnell.
Published Exeter, UK : University of Exeter Press, 2008.
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 Floor4  PN2601 .M33 2008    IN LIBRARY
Description xvii, 254 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Exeter performance studies
Exeter performance studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Acknowledgements -- Chronology of Key Events -- Glossary of Terms -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Historical Context -- 3. 'Gentle Fury': Father Des and the People's Theatre -- 4. 'At the Heart of the Struggle': the plays of Belfast Community Theatre -- 5. 'From Pedagogy of the Oppressed to Theatre of the Oppressed': the H Block Theatres -- 6. Derry Frontline: a template for liberation -- 7. Staging the Peace (1) Dubbeljoint at Amharclann na Carraige -- 8. Staging the Peace (2) the plays of Laurence McKeown and Brian Campbell -- 9. 'Not a Profession but a Movement': politics, theatre and Republicanism -- 10. 'Only Catholics Combine': Loyalism and theatre -- 11. Last Words -- Bibliography.
Subject Community theater -- Northern Ireland.
Theater -- Political aspects -- Northern Ireland.
Political violence in literature.
Alternate Title Theatre, resistance and liberation in Ireland
Related To Online version: McDonnell, Bill. Theatres of the Troubles. Exeter : University of Exeter Press, 2008 (OCoLC)707075934
ISBN 0859897931
OCLC number 289061770