A different causality and a different reality : analysis of the absurd in French Dada and pre-surrealist theatre

Author: Slavkova, Iveta
Source document: Theatralia. 2022, vol. 25, iss. 1, pp. 163-165
  • ISSN
    1803-845X (print)
    2336-4548 (online)
Type: Review
Reviewed work
Kunešová, Mariana. L'absurde dans le théâtre Dada et présurréaliste français. Première édition. Brno: Filozofická fakulta, Masarykova univerzita, 2016. 289 pp. Opera Facultatis philosophicae Universitatis Masarykianae = Spisy Filozofické fakulty Masarykovy univerzity, 458. ISBN 978-80-210-8461-2. Available also from: https://digilib.phil.muni.cz/handle/11222.digilib/136858.
[1] BENEDIKT, Michael and George E. WELLWARTH (eds.). The Avant-garde, Dada, and Surrealism. French Theatre: An Anthology of Plays. New York: E.P. Dutton, 1966.

[2] ESSLIN, Martin. 1991. The Theatre of the Absurd. New York: Penguin Books, 1991.

[3] VITRAC, Roger. 2015. The Mysteries of Love. In Robert Knopf (ed.). Theatre of the Avant-garde, 1890–1950: A Critical Anthology. New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2015: 309–338.