ON THE USES OF THE FANTASTIC IN MODERN THEATRE: COCTEAU, OEDIPUS, AND THE MONSTER
has just been published by Palgrave Macmillan.
The book reveals how the fantastic is used in modern theatre as a manipulative device to encode the unspeakable and control audience response, challenging conventional readings of various authors who use the fantastic.
The book addresses such issues as identity, the Oedipus myth and Freud, homosexuality and homophobia, marginality, and the role of the artist in society.
Dept. of Theatre Studies
phone & fax: ++972-9-9553429 Email: email@example.com
Send comments and questions to H-Net
Webstaff. H-Net reproduces announcements that have been submitted to us as a
free service to the academic community. If you are interested in an announcement
listed here, please contact the organizers or patrons directly. Though we strive
to provide accurate information, H-Net cannot accept responsibility for the text of
announcements appearing in this service. (Administration)