The Playwright as Thinker

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The Playwright as Thinker: A Study of Drama in Modern Times. Here is Bentley's definitive original text, including his long-suppressed foreword. A major study by one of the leading modern dramatic critics.

Introduction by Richard Gilman; new Afterword by the Author.4/5(26). Eric Bentley (born Septem in Bolton, Lancashire, England) is a renowned critic, playwright, singer, editor and translator. He became an American citizen inand currently lives in Cited by: The Playwright as Thinker: A Study of Drama in Modern Times, Fourth Edition 4th Edition by Eric Bentley (Author)Author: Eric Bentley.

the Playwright as Thinker Mass Market Paperback – January 1, by Eric Bentley (Author)Reviews: 1. First published inThe Playwright as Thinker is a classic work of drama criticism that helped create the intellectual environment in which serious American theater would thrive in the second half of the twentieth century.

This edition contains both the original, long-suppressed foreword, in which Eric Bentley lambastes the climate of Broadway at the time, and the author’s afterword.

Read this book on Questia. The Playwright as Thinker, a Study of Drama in Modern Times by Eric Bentley, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of The Playwright as Thinker, a Study of Drama in Modern Times ().

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