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Daniel Gerould's "Theatre/Theory/Theatre"
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.1355  Wednesday, 5 July 2000.

From:           Tom Dale Keever <
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Date:           Tuesday, 4 Jul 2000 16:36:24 -0400 (EDT)
Subject:        Daniel Gerould's "Theatre/Theory/Theatre"

A recent post asked who was the publisher of a new collection of
critical works on theatre that seemed to be a successor of Dukore.

I was not at the conference where advance orders were taken, but the
book was almost certainly the following new collection by Professor
Daniel Gerould of CUNY.  It is on sale at Applause Books here in New
York and should be available elsewhere shortly.  I have appended the
table of contents that is posted by Amazon.com where it can be ordered.
It looks like it will be an essential addition to most well-stocked
libraries of dramatic literature.

                     Theatre / Theory / Theatre, edited by Daniel
Gerould

                     Hardcover - 512 pages (November 1999)
                     Applause Theatre Book Pub;
                     ISBN: 1557833095 ;
                     Dimensions (in inches): 1.31 x
                     9.70 x 6.31

                     Table of Contents
                     Foreword
                     Introduction: The Politics of Theatre Theory
                     Daniel Gerould
                     Aristotle: The Poetics (4th c. B.C.)
                     Ingram Bywater
                     Horace: The Art of Poetry (1st c. B.C.)
                     John Conington
                     Bharata: Natyasastra (1st c. A.D.?)
Adya                        Rangacharya
                     Zeami: On the Art of the No Drama (15th c.)
J.                           Thomas Rimer
                     Yamazaki Masakazu
                     Lodovico Castelvetro: The Poetics of Aristole
(1570)
                     Allan H. Gilbert
                     Philip Sidney: The Defense of Poesy (1583)
                     Giambattista Guarini: The Compendium of Tragicomic
                      Poetry (1599)
                     Allan H. Gilbert
                     Felix Lope de Vega: The New Art of Writing Plays
(1609)
                     Marvin Carlson
                     Francois Hedelin, abbe d'Aubignac: The Whole Art
of                       the Stage (1657)146
                     Pierre Corneille: Of the Three Unities of
Action,                        Time and Place (1660)
                     Donald Schier
                     Jobn Dryden: An Essay of Dramatic Poesy (1668)
                     Li Yu: Casual Expressions of Idle Feelings (1671)
                     Faye C. Fie William H. Sun
                     Denis Diderot: Conversations on The Natural Son
(1757)
                     Derek Coltman
                     The Paradox of Acting (1773-8) Walter
Herries                            Pollock
                     Jean-Jacques Rousseau: An Epistle to Mr.
                     d'Alembert (1758)
                     Samuel Johnson: Preface to Shakespeare (1765)
                     Gotthold Ephraim Lessing: Hamburg Dramaturgy
(1767-9)
                     Helen Zimmern
                     Friedrich Schiller:The Stage as a Moral
                     Institution (1784)
                     On the Use of the Chorus in Tragedy (1803)
                     Charles E. Passage
                     Mme de Stael: Of The Dramatic Art (1810)
                     August Wilbelm Schlegel: Lectures on Dramatic Art
(1809-11)
                     John Black
                     Jobann Wolfgang Goethe: Shakespeare Once Again
(1815)
                     Ellen von Nardroff
                     Ernest H. von Nardroff
                     Arthur Schopenbauer: The World as Will and
                     Idea (1819/1844) R. B. Haldane
                     J. Kemp
                     Victor Hugo: Preface to Cromwell (1827)
                     Barry V. Daniels
                     Georg Wilbelm Friedrich Hegel: The Philosophy
of                        Fine Art (1835)
                     F. P. B. Osmaston
                     Adam Mickiewicz: Slavic Drama (1843)
                     Daniel Gerould
                     Friedrich Nietzsche: The Birth of Tragedy (1872)
                     Clifton P. Fadiman
                     Emile Zola: Preface to Therese Raquin
(1873)                             Kathleen Boutall
                     Naturalism in the Theatre (1881) Jane House
                     August Strindberg: Preface to Miss Julie (1888)
                     Harry G. Carlson
                     Maurice Maeterlinck: The Tragical in Daily
                     Life (1896) Alfred Sutro
                     Gordon Craig: The Actor and the
Ubermarionette                           (1907)
                     William Butler Yeats: The Tragic Theatre (1910)
                     Vsevolod Meyerhold: The Fairground Booth (1912)
                     Edward Braun
                     Filippo Marinetti: The Variety Theatre (1913) R.
W.                       Flint
                     Bernard Shaw: Tolstoy: Tragedian or
                     Comedian? (1921)
                     Antonin Artaud: The Theater and Its Double (1938)
                     Mary Caroline Richards
                     Bertolt Brecht: The Modern Theatre is the
                     Epic Theatre (1930) Alienation Effects in
                     Chinese Acting (1935) John Willett
                     Augusto Boal: Theater of the Oppressed (1974)
                     Charles A.
                     Maria-Odilia Leal McBride
                     Wole Soyinka: Drama and the African
World-view                       (1976)
                     Vaclav Havel: Writing for the Stage (1986)
Paul                       Wilson
                     Bibliography
                     Acknowledgments
                                      - - -
                              Tom Dale Keever
                            Columbia University
                            
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