Bertolt Brecht Journals, 1934-55
Bloomsbury Publishing, 14.07.2016 - 576 Seiten
"Those who dismiss Brecht as a yea-sayer to Stalinism are advised to read these journals and moderate their opinion." (Paul Bailey, Weekend Telegraph)
"A marvellous, motley collage of political ideas, domestic detail, artistic debate, poems, photographs and cuttings from newspapers and magazines, assembled, undoubtedly for posterity by one of the great writers of the century" (New Statesman and Society)
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... Dansen, How Much Is Your Iron?, The Trial of Lucullus) Brecht Collected Plays: Five (Life of Galileo, Mother Courage and Her Children) Brecht Collected Plays: Six (The Good Person of Szechwan, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui, ...
About Mother Courage, for instance, he says nothing about the original planning and completion in 1939; Lucullus too is barely discussed in its first (radio) version; his intentions with Fear and Misery of the Third Reich remain unclear ...
... who in spring 1941 had staged Mother Courage. Fritz Lang gives him his big sendoff with the resistance film Hangmen Also Die for which he writes the story and collaborates with the leftist John Wexley on the script.
So in winter 1949 Mother Courage, unforgettably played by Helene Weigel, came to Max Reinhardts old theatre, was seen, and conquered; and on that foundation the Berliner Ensemble was built. One of its objectives, certainly, ...
... reinforced by the locals, these could have changed their political views after 1945 without abandoning Hitler's aesthetic prejudices. As in 1938 'Socialist Realism' was the criterion, and it was not long before Mother Courage itself ...
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July 1941 to 5 November 1947
December 1947 to 20 October 1948
October 1948 to 18 July 1955