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Harold Pinter and the Twilight of Modernism by Varun Begley

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Published by University of Toronto Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Plays & playwrights: from c 1900 -,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • English,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • General,
  • 1930-,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Philosophy,
  • Pinter, Harold,

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7873029M
ISBN 100802038875
ISBN 109780802038876

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The Homecoming, Harold Pinter. The Homecoming is a two-act play written in by Nobel laureate Harold Pinter and it was first published in Set in /5. Pinter's place in Western literature is a powerful one and, consistent with Modernism, an attempt to answer the impact of the movement on he and his work can only start the discourse and not end it. I think that Pinter embraces some of the fundamental elements of modernism. starTop subjects are Literature, History, and Science. Pinter’s work moves past Modernism by suggesting that, underneath the surface plot and complications (see Ibsen or Chekhov), there is another, unspoken combat going on (what Pinter called “the weasel under the coffee table”) in human contacts. A Postmodernist Reading of Harold Pinter’s “The Homecoming” As a dramatist, Pinter, more than anyone else in the 20th century, has changed our expectations of the stage language, and has made more tradition treatments of stage, action and language seem ridiculous.

Harold Pinter and the Twilight of Modernism, Varun Begley, University of Toronto Press, Harold Pinter A Bibliographical History, William Baker and John C. Ross, Published by The British Library and in North America by Oak Knoll Press, Harold Pinter CH CBE (/ˈpɪntər/; 10 October – 24 December ) was a British playwright, screenwriter, director and actor. A Nobel Prize winner, Pinter was one of the most influential modern British dramatists with a writing career that spanned more than 50 : Vivien Merchant, (m. ; div. ), Lady . Bibliography for Harold Pinter is a list of selected published primary works, productions, secondary sources, and other resources related to English playwright Harold Pinter (–), the Nobel Laureate in Literature, who was also a screenwriter, actor, director, poet, author, and political activist. Harold Pinter A Bibliographical History William Baker and John C. Ross ISBN Published by The British Library Published in North America by Oak Knoll Press July Harold Pinter is one of the most prolific of living British authors.