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The Resource Harold Pinter's The Dumb Waiter

Harold Pinter's The Dumb Waiter

Label
Harold Pinter's The Dumb Waiter
Title
Harold Pinter's The Dumb Waiter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of essays focuses on one of Harold Pinter's most popular and challenging plays, The Dumb Waiter, while addressing also a range of significant issues current in Pinter studies and which are applicable beyond this play. The interesting and provocative dialogues between established and emerging scholars featured here provide close readings of The Dumb Waiter, within relevant cultural and historical contexts and from a range of theoretical perspectives. The essays range over issues of autobiography and theater, genre studies, and the impact of Pinter's political activism on his d
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brewer, Mary F
Dewey number
822.914
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6066.I53
LC item number
Z55 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Dialogue
Series volume
6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pinter, Harold
  • Pinter, Harold
  • Pinter, Harold
  • DRAMA
Label
Harold Pinter's The Dumb Waiter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; General Editor's Preface; Introduction: The Dumb Waiter -- A different kind of theater; A Realist-Naturalist Pinter Revisited; The Dumb Waiter: Realism and Metaphor; (Re)Thinking Harold Pinter's Comedy of Menace; Feeding Power: Pinter, Bakhtin, and Inverted Carnival; Return of the Referent; "Disorder in a Darkened Room:" the Juridico-Political Space of The Dumb Waiter; High Art or Popular Culture: Traumatic conflicts of representation and postmodernism in Pinter's The Dumb Waiter; Pinter's The Dumb Waiter: Negotiating the boundary between "high" and "low" culture
  • 'The Ironic Con Game' Revisited: Pinter's The Dumb Waiter, a Key to CourageThe "Other" Within Us: the Rubin's Vase of Class in The Dumb Waiter; Anti-Ritual, Critical Domestication and Representational Precision in Pinter's The Dumb Waiter; "Mixed feelings about words:" Language, politics and the ethics of inter-subjectivity in The Dumb Waiter; Unpacking the Pinteresque in The Dumb Waiter and Beyond; The First Last Look in the S
Control code
659500182
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789042025561
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9789042025561
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
259427
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)659500182
Label
Harold Pinter's The Dumb Waiter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; General Editor's Preface; Introduction: The Dumb Waiter -- A different kind of theater; A Realist-Naturalist Pinter Revisited; The Dumb Waiter: Realism and Metaphor; (Re)Thinking Harold Pinter's Comedy of Menace; Feeding Power: Pinter, Bakhtin, and Inverted Carnival; Return of the Referent; "Disorder in a Darkened Room:" the Juridico-Political Space of The Dumb Waiter; High Art or Popular Culture: Traumatic conflicts of representation and postmodernism in Pinter's The Dumb Waiter; Pinter's The Dumb Waiter: Negotiating the boundary between "high" and "low" culture
  • 'The Ironic Con Game' Revisited: Pinter's The Dumb Waiter, a Key to CourageThe "Other" Within Us: the Rubin's Vase of Class in The Dumb Waiter; Anti-Ritual, Critical Domestication and Representational Precision in Pinter's The Dumb Waiter; "Mixed feelings about words:" Language, politics and the ethics of inter-subjectivity in The Dumb Waiter; Unpacking the Pinteresque in The Dumb Waiter and Beyond; The First Last Look in the S
Control code
659500182
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789042025561
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9789042025561
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
259427
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)659500182

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