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The Theatre of the Absurd Paperback – January 6, 2004
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Apart from Beckett and some minor authors, there are chapters on Adamov, Ionescu, Genet and Pinter, and a superb essay on the meaning of the concept of "absurd" of human existence. A must read for anyone who wishes to understand not only the art, but the ideas which shaped the latest century.
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This edition didn't have all the information as the prior one I had,
the full discussion of Pinter for one
I read this first in High School. Then read a bunch of the plays. Re-reading the expanded version took me back to those plays, which still hold up brilliantly. Read morePublished 11 months ago by S. Olszewski