By Felicja Kruszewska,Jadwiga Kosicka

ISBN-10: 0415275059

ISBN-13: 9780415275057

ISBN-10: 0415866367

ISBN-13: 9780415866361

the interpretation of Felicja Kruszewska's A Dream introduces an enormous play through a twentieth-century woman playwright to the English-speaking international. On March 7, 1927 A Dream - a large-scale expressionistic drama by way of an unknown poet - burst at the Polish theatrical scene in a stunning debut creation via the younger actor Edmund Wiercinski, who might turn into one of many striking administrators of his time. The play's hallucinatory visions of the increase of fascism and the heroine's eager for a providential savior on a white horse spoke on to Polish audiences approximately their private anxieties. through the subsequent years A Dream got 3 extra stagings and have become the topic of vigorous debate and controversy. The play, which has been effectively revived in 1974, is an exceptional instance of eu expressionism.
the amount additionally includes An expedition to the Museum, by way of the modern Polish poet, playwright, and short-story author Tadeusz Rozewicz. A hectic account of an completely mundane stopover at to Auschwitz, the story is an excellent instance of the playwright's means of poetic collage.

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