Ibsen Translation Note

Young, Stark
February 1942
New Republic;2/16/42, Vol. 106 Issue 7, p238
Compares translation styles of Norwegian playwright and poet Henrik Ibsen and dramatist William Archer in different plays. Improvements made by Ibsen in the recent translation of the play "Hedda Gabler," in regard to the direction of stage speakability and stage fluency; Qualities of Ibsen's direction which have reflected in the play; Characters in the play and their impact on the audience.


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