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Author Barker, Howard, 1946-
Title Scenes from an execution / Howard Barker.
Imprint London : Oberon Books Ltd, 2012.

Series Oberon modern plays
Oberon modern plays.
Subject Art commissions -- Drama.
Art -- Drama.
Series Oberon modern plays
Oberon modern plays.
Subject Art commissions -- Drama.
Art -- Drama.
Description 1 online resource (80 pages).
Contents Front Cover; Half-title Page; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Scenes from an Execution; The Sunless Garden of the Unconsoled.
Summary Commissioned to paint a vast canvas celebrating the triumphant Battle of Lepanto, the free-spirited Galactia creates instead a breathtaking scene of war-torn carnage. In her fierce determination to stay true to herself, she alienates the authorities and faces incarceration. Her younger lover Carpeta is approached to take over and seizes the assignment for himself. Howard Barker's Scenes from an Execution makes sixteenth-century Venice the setting for a fearless exploration of sexual politics and the timeless tension between personal ambition and moral responsibility, between t.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781849435574 (electronic bk.)
184943557X (electronic bk.)
9781849434683
1849434689
OCLC # 903055026
Additional Format Print version: Barker, Howard, 1946- Scenes from an execution. London : Oberon Books Ltd, 2012 1849434689 (OCoLC)811591283