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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It took place just at the beginning of the Federal Theatre Project, and the formal innovations of the Living Newspaper and the Ladies Garment Workers' revues were still to come, but he did see Odets's agitprop play Waiting for Lefty and ...
Lion Feuchtwanger helps him with the French resistance play Simone Machard, with its flashback Joan of Arc 'visions'; it finds no takers, but Feuchtwanger's novel of their story is sold to MGM. Brecht's old Berlin producer Aufricht ...
This was an affront not just to the traditional view of Goethe's play, but also to the very concept of 'the hero' and of the German 'national heritage'; here was the 'German humanist' being presented as a 'renegade', and the socalled ...
streetballad, forms which the better sort of poet had not been using for a long time. i retreated to free verse when rhyme proved inadequate for what i had to say. in the drama i began with a five act play with a central figure, ...
27 jul 38 the moscow clique is praising hay's play HAVE to the red skies. it is true socialist realism. new, because old. the work of a genius, untouched by the fashions and confusions of his times. what is form? here is content. the ...
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July 1941 to 5 November 1947
December 1947 to 20 October 1948
October 1948 to 18 July 1955