Work of the Fellows: Monographs

Irène Eynat-Confino, On the Uses of the Fantastic in Modern Theatre: Cocteau, Oedipus, and the Monster

Eynat-Confino, Irène (Fellow, 1998-99)

New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2022

From the publisher's description:

The book reveals how the fantastic is used in modern theatre as a manipulative device to encode the unspeakable and control audience response, challenging conventional readings of all authors who use the fantastic.

Subjects: History; Theater; Performing Arts; Theatre Criticism;