Frank Wedekind

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Wedekind, Frank, -- 1864-1918 -- Bibliog
Statementcompiled and annotated by Robert A. Jones and Leroy R. Shaw
ContributionsShaw, Leroy R. 1923-
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (xxxviii, 759 p.) ;
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Open LibraryOL16849668M
ISBN 103598113064

First performed in Germany inFrank Wedekind's controversial play Spring Awakening closed after one night in New York in amid charges of obscenity and public the better part of the twentieth century Wedekind's intense body of work was largely unpublished and rarely performed/5(18).

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Frank Wedekind’s most popular book is Spring's Awakening. Em Paris, Frank Wedekind escreveu a trilogia Lulu, composta por O espírito da terra, A caixa de Pandora e Morte e diabo. Lá, ele assistiu a uma performance chamada Lulu, o Clown Dancer - um cruzamento entre pantomima e ato de circo - que pode ter gerado ideias para a construção da trilogia; além disso, conheceu Lou Andreas-Salomé, amiga de Freud, Pages:   Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Frank Wedekind books online.

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(Applause Books). "The complete script to Frank Wedekind's symphony or rather a cacophony of deotic sexual rhetorics. Eric Bentley's achievement here as translator is a beautifully playable and juicy English; his larger gift is the opening to us of what must be ranked as among the supreme masterpieces of nineteenth-century theater."/5.

Spring Awakening by Frank Wedekind and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Translated into English for the first time, Frank Wedekind's novella is perverse and disconcerting, says Sophia Martelli Sophia Martelli Sat 24 Apr EDT First published on Sat 24 Author: Sophia Martelli.

DIARY OF AN EROTIC LIFE By Frank Wedekind. Edited by Gerhard Hay. Translated by W. Yuill. Illustrated. Cambridge, Mass.: Basil Blackwell. $ Home Wedekind, Frank Biography of Frank Wedekind. Frank Wedekind was born in Hanover, Germany, but grew up in Switzerland, in a castle purchased by his father.

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Wedekind's father was a doctor, and his mother was an actress in the German Theatre in San Francisco prior to her Frank Wedekind book.

Wedekind was the second eldest of six children. The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Awakening of Spring, by Frank Wedekind This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

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Explore books by Frank Wedekind with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £   Frank Wedekind, original name Benjamin Franklin Wedekind, (born JHannover, Hanover [Germany]—died March 9,Munich), German actor and dramatist who became an intense personal force in the German artistic world on the eve of World War I.A direct forebear of the modern Theatre of the Absurd, Wedekind employed episodic scenes.

Looking for books by Frank Wedekind. See all books authored by Frank Wedekind, including The Awakening of Spring: A Tragedy of Childhood, and Four Major Plays, and more on Frank Wedekind: The Awakening of Spring by Emma Goldman Reviews (of the text and performances, in this and previous translations): The New York Times Book Review () The Harvard Crimson () The Phoenix () Richmond and Twickenham Times () Time () Frank Wedekind: Frank Wedekind at books and writers.

First performed in Germany inFrank Wedekind's controversial play Spring Awakening closed after one night in New York in amid charges of obscenity and public outrage. For the better part of the twentieth century Wedekind's intense body of work was largely unpublished and rarely performed. Yet the play's subject matter—teenage desire, suicide, /5(2).

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He became a journalist and later secretary of a circus before forming his own theatrical company and producing and acting in his own plays. Fruhlings Erwachen (Spring Awakening) was written in and like all his plays aroused great controversy for its sexual is perhaps his best.

This PDF contains the full English text of The Lulu Plays by Frank Wedekind as well as his play Spring Awakening.

The latter play is most known today because of its use as the basis for the musical with book and lyrics by Steven Sater and music by Duncan Sheik.

THE AWAKENING OF SPRING. BOOKS BY FRANK WEDEKIND. Published by BROWN BROTHERS. THE AWAKENING OF SPRING. A Tragedy of Childhood Net, $ By mail, $ SUCH IS LIFE.

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A Story Net, 25c. By mail, 29c. Frank WEDEKIND ( - ) Pandora's Box () (Die Büchse der Pandora) is a play by the German dramatist Frank Wedekind. It forms the second part of his pairing of 'Lulu' plays (the first is Earth Spirit []), both of which depict a society "riven by the demands of lust and greed".

Frank Wedekind; Translated and with an introduction by Jonathan Franzen.

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Jonathan Franzen is the author of The Corrections, winner of the National Book Award and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the Pen/ is also the author of Freedom, selected for Oprah's Book Club, The Twenty-Seventh City and Strong Motion, and two works of nonfiction, How to Be Alone Author: Steven Sater.

Wedekind's play about adolescent sexuality is as disturbing today as when it was first produced Wedekind's notorious play Spring Awakening was written in but had to wait the greater part of a century before it received its first complete performance in Britain, at the National Theatre in The production was highly praised, much of its strength deriving from this translation by.

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Frank Wedekind. Frank Wedekind (* Juli an Hannover; + 9. M�rz in M�nchen) war ein deutscher Schriftsteller und Dramatiker. Urspr�nglich als Skandalautor verboten, geh�rte er sp�ter zu den meistgespielten Dramatikern seiner Epoche.

A play by Frank Wedekind With 67 drawings by William Kentridge Signed by the artist Optional portfolio of prints availableBrand: Arion Press. Free kindle book and epub digitized and 7 by Frank Wedekind; Pandora's Box: A Tragedy in Three Acts by Frank Wedekind.

Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Wedekind, Frank, Translator: Eliot, Samuel A. (Samuel Atkins), LoC No. Title: Pandora's Box: A Tragedy in Three Acts Language: English: LoC Author: Frank Wedekind, Samuel Atkins Eliot.

Wedekind's play about adolescent sexuality is as disturbing today as when it was first produced. Spring Awakening was written in but had to wait the greater part of a century before it received its first complete performance in Britain, at the National Theatre in The production was highly praised, much of its strength deriving from this translation by Edward Bond and /5(5).

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Best Selling in Fiction & Literature. See all.Spring Awakening was Frank Wedekind's first play. He had it published at his own expense inbut it was not performed until Wedekind started his own repertory company in The first production in the United States took place inbut since the play was in German it failed to attract widespread interest.