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Author Grimes, Charles.
Title Harold Pinter's politics : a silence beyond echo / Charles Grimes.
Imprint Madison : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, [2005]
©2005

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  PR6066.I53 Z655 2005    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  PR6066.I53 Z655 2005    AVAILABLE  
Subject Pinter, Harold, 1930-2008 -- Political and social views.
Politics and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Political plays, English -- History and criticism.
Description 259 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-251) and index.
Contents Harold Pinter and the tradition of political theater -- Early plays and retroactive readings : The birthday party, The dumb waiter, and The hothouse -- Pinter against the (new) right : Precisely, One for the road, and Mountain language -- Pinter and the permanence of power : Party time, Celebration, Press conference, and The new world order -- Pinter at the movies : The comfort of strangers and Victory -- Pinter and the politics of fascism : Reunion, Taking sides, and The Trojan War will not take place -- Ashes to ashes : morality and politics after the Holocaust.
ISBN 0838640508 (alk. paper)
9780838640500 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 57532871
Table of Contents
1Harold Pinter and the tradition of political theater13
2Early plays and retroactive readings : The birthday party, The dumb waiter, and The hothouse36
3Pinter against the (new) right : Precisely, One for the road, and Mountain language72
4Pinter and the permanence of power : Party time, Celebration, Press conference, and The new world order101
5Pinter at the movies : The comfort of strangers and Victory144
6Pinter and the politics of fascism : Reunion, Taking sides, and The Trojan war will not take place164
7Ashes to ashes : morality and politics after the Holocaust195