Tennessee Williams and Europe : intercultural encounters, transatlantic exchanges / edited by John S. Bak.

Tennessee Williams and Europe: Intercultural Encounters, Transatlantic Exchanges documents the bi-directional exchange of ideas and images between Williams and post-war Europe that have altered the artistic landscapes of both continents. Fifteen Williams scholars from around the world examine this a...

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Other Authors: Bak, John S. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Amsterdam : Rodopi, [2014]
Series:DQR studies in literature ; 54,
Online Access:Click for online access
Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Illustrations; Ackowledgments; Foreword; Introduction; Part One: Tennessee Williams and Europe; En avant! Tennessee Williams between Hyperborea and the Mediterranean; Violets & Carnations Sold on every Corner: Tennessee Williams, Europe and Flowers; Lightning in a Cloud: Tennessee Williams'' Theatrical Expressionism; Sergei Eisenstein, Hollywood and Tennessee Williams'' Plastic Theatre
  • The View from Here and Abroad:Tennessee Williams and 1950s Hollywood Cinema; Part Two: Tennessee Williams and Europe''s Intercultural Encounters.
  • Williams and Bergman, Lust and Death: Culturally Translating A Streetcar Named Desire in Post-war Sweden Tennessee Williams'' Ladies Speak Italian: Cinematic Voices on Stage and in Dubbing; Sea, Sun and ""Quien Sabe!"": Tennessee Williams and Spain; Tennessee Williams in Spain:The Early Years (1945-1957); Tennessee Williams on the Bulgarian Stage:Cold War Politics and Politics of Reception; Part Three: Tennessee Williams and Europe''s Transatlantic Exchanges; The Kindness of Strangers?:Tennessee Williams in France and Germany.
  • Their Date with Each Other from the Beginning:Tennessee Williams and Harold Pinter Tennessee Williams and Ivo van Hoveat Home Abroad; Un Tramway: Warlikowski''s Desire to Reignite American Theatre in Europe; Pedro Almodóvar's "Homage" to Tennessee Williams; Notes on Contributors; Index.