TITLE

Reinhard Goering's Seeschlacht and the Expressionist Vision

AUTHOR(S)
Elwood, William R.; Rennert, Hellmut Hal
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Essays on Twentieth-Century German Drama & Theater: An American ;2004, p103
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
An essay from the book "Essays on Twentieth-Century German Drama and Theater: An American Reception 1977-1999" is presented. It examines the expressionist play "Seeschlacht," written by Reinhard Goering. The play is centered on the crisis faced by a sailor when preparing for a battle. Characters in the play were designated in a way familiar to the expressionist theatre. The language of the characters was described as the language of the poet and mystic. The ich in the play was identified in a truly useful context.
ACCESSION #
19288480

 

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