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Author Witt, Mary Ann Frese.
Title Metatheater and modernity : baroque and neobaroque / Mary Ann Frese Witt.
Published Madison [N.J.] : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, c2013.
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 Floor4  PN1692 .W58 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 191 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents From Saint Genesius to Saint Genet: actors, martyrs, and metatheater -- La com├ędie des com├ędiens and the defense of theatrical illusion -- La commedia da fare: baroque and neobaroque metatheater in Bernini and Pirandello -- Hamlets and meta-hamlets: Shakespeare, Pirandello, Stoppard -- Metatheater as manifesto: the impromptu.
Subject Play within a play.
Drama -- 17th century -- History and criticism.
Drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
ISBN 9781611475388 (cloth : alk. paper)
1611475384 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781611475395 (electronic)
1611475392 (electronic)
OCLC number 795178001