Download E-books Onto the stage - Slighted Souls and other stage and radio plays PDF

By BS Murthy

A compendium of the author’s degree and radio performs - whereas 'Slighted Souls' bargains with the uprising of the downtrodden, 'Men at paintings on girls at work’ is ready sexual harassment at paintings position or even as 'Castle of Despair' is equipped at the floor of man's urge for achievement, the radio play 'A Love on Hold' depicts the drama of affection and possession.

"Slighted Souls" is a poignant love tale set in rural Telangana, beset with feudal exploitation of the downtrodden dalits. in addition to forcing the dalits to toil within the fields as bonded exertions with no impunity, the land possessing doras had no qualms in decreasing the womenfolk of this ilk as intercourse slaves within the gadis.

"Men at paintings on ladies at work" is a tragic-comic episode depicting the fallout of sexual harassment on the place of work within the Indian city atmosphere with its conventional cultural underpinnings.

"Castle of Despair", outfitted at the slippery floor of man's innate urge for one-upmanship, portrays its facade of falsity at the grand level of human tragedy.

The radio play, "Love on Hold", lends voice to the felt anxieties of a guy and a lady as their past love will get rekindled felt and the dilemmas of ownership confronted by means of the couple in a conservative cultural background.

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Download E-books All's Well That Ends Well (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 12) (Bilingual Edition) PDF

By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

It's a Bilingual version of chinese language and English.

中国广播电视出版社从台湾远东图书公司引进版权,出版了梁实秋翻译的《莎士比亚全集》中英文对照版,这是梁译本《莎士比亚全集》以中英文对照的形式首次在内地出版发行。梁译本的最大特点为:白话散文式的风格;直译,忠实于原文;全译,决不删略原文。除此之外,梁译本还有独到之处:一是加了注释。莎翁作品原文常有版本的困难,晦涩难解之处很多,各种双关语、熟语、俚语、典故也多,猥亵语也不少,梁实秋不但直译,而且加了大量注释,帮助读者理解原文。二是每剧前都加了序言。序言中对该剧的版本、著作年代、故事来源、舞台历史、该剧的意义及批评意见等均有论述。

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Download E-books The Chinese Wall: A Farce PDF

By Max Frisch

Translated through James L Rosenberg

Not the worst precis, taken from a website ads a pupil production:

The chinese language Wall by means of Max Frisch, is set the development of the chinese language Wall, an emperor who's regularly within the correct, a mute boy who's accused of being the Voice of the folks, a latest who lectures figures of heritage, an impatient basic and a rebellious princess, a revolution, the methods of background and the tip of time.

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Download E-books The Teen Rebels, Episode 4 PDF

By Jacquel Chrissy May

Episode four: an afternoon That No Groundhogs Came

Josie Tremlett-Kahn, Moira Downing, Seth Burke, and Trixie Kalbrunner are compelled to paintings with Marion Henderson, a bully who as soon as minimize Josie's hair and ruined her existence. They choose to divulge him for the bully that he's and that unleashes a few difficult tuition rules that not one of the Rebels are ready to deal with.

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Download E-books Faust I & II (Goethe : The Collected Works, Vol 2) PDF

By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Goethe's most complicated and profound paintings, Faust was once the hassle of the good poet's complete lifetime. Written over 60 years, it may be learn as a rfile of Goethe's ethical and creative improvement. Faust is made on hand to the English reader in a very new translation that communicates either its poetic style and its many degrees of tone. The language is present-day English, and Goethe's formal and rhythmic sort is reproduced in all its richness.

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Download E-books Volpone and Other Plays (Penguin Classics) PDF

By Ben Jonson

The 3 performs amassed during this quantity depict the faults, blunders and foibles of standard individuals with exuberant humour, savage satire and acute observations. Volpone portrays a wealthy Venetian who pretends to be loss of life in order that his despised pals will flock to his bedside with extravagant presents in wish of an inheritance. The Alchemist additionally offers with greed and gullibility, as a rascally trio of self belief tricksters, claiming to have the mythical Philosopher's Stone, idiot a sequence of sufferers who're hoping to make a few effortless cash. And in a superbly full of life portrait of Jacobean lifestyles, Bartholomew Fair indicates a various team of Londoners sampling the delights and temptations of the reasonable - and the investors, prostitutes and cutpurses who got down to take advantage of them.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the prime writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the simplest works all through heritage and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts improved through introductions and notes by means of exceptional students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations via award-winning translators.

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Download E-books The Tragedy of Coriolanus (The Complete Shakespeare Translated by Liang Shiqiu, Book 26) (Bilingual Edition) PDF

By William Shakespeare, Liang Shiqiu

It's a Bilingual variation of chinese language and English.

中国广播电视出版社从台湾远东图书公司引进版权,出版了梁实秋翻译的《莎士比亚全集》中英文对照版,这是梁译本《莎士比亚全集》以中英文对照的形式首次在内地出版发行。梁译本的最大特点为:白话散文式的风格;直译,忠实于原文;全译,决不删略原文。除此之外,梁译本还有独到之处:一是加了注释。莎翁作品原文常有版本的困难,晦涩难解之处很多,各种双关语、熟语、俚语、典故也多,猥亵语也不少,梁实秋不但直译,而且加了大量注释,帮助读者理解原文。二是每剧前都加了序言。序言中对该剧的版本、著作年代、故事来源、舞台历史、该剧的意义及批评意见等均有论述。

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Download E-books Mumu PDF

Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev used to be a Russian novelist, brief tale author, and playwright. His first significant booklet, a brief tale assortment entitled A Sportsman's Sketches (1852), was once a milestone of Russian Realism, and his novel Fathers and Sons (1862) is thought of as one of many significant works of 19th-century fiction.

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Download E-books Antonin Artaud Anthology PDF

By Antonin Artaud

“I am the man,” wrote Artaud, “who has most sensible charted his inmost self.” Antonin Artaud used to be a very good poet who, like Poe, Holderlin, and Nerval, desired to reside within the endless and requested that the human spirit burn in absolute freedom.

To society, he was once a madman. Artaud, besides the fact that, used to be now not insane yet in luciferian pursuit of what society retains hidden. the fellow who wrote Van Gogh the fellow Suicided through Society raged opposed to the madness of social associations with perception that proves extra prescient with each passing yr. this present day, as Artaud’s vatic thunder nonetheless crashes above the “larval confusion” he despised, what's such a lot awesome in his writings is an extravagant lucidity.

This assortment offers us vital Artaud at the occult, magic, the theater, brain and physique, the cosmos, uprising, and revolution in its private experience.

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Download E-books Clothes for a Summer Hotel: Play PDF

By Tennessee Williams

This past due play through Tennessee Williams explores the dating among F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald.

The past due Tennessee Williams’s Clothes for a summer season Hotelmade its ny debut in 1980. right here Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald, frequently obvious as symbols of the doomed early life of the jazz age, develop into halves of a unmarried artistic psyche, every one half alternately feeding after which devouring the opposite. Set in Highland health facility close to Asheville, North Carolina, the place Zelda spent her final confinement, this "ghost play" starts off numerous years after Scott’s demise of a middle assault in California. however the previous is "still continuously current" in Zelda, and Williams’s consistent transferring of chronology and combining of remembrance with ghostly re-enactment recommend that our genuine intimacy is with the shadow characters of our personal minds. As Williams stated within the Author’s word to the Broadway creation: "Our explanation for taking amazing license with time and position is that during an asylum and on its grounds liberties of this type are fairly accepted: and in addition those liberties let us discover in additional intensity what we think is fact of character." Williams poses the inevitable, unanswerable questions: Did Scott hinder Zelda from attaining an self reliant creativity? Did Zelda’s calls for strength Scott to squander his abilities and switch to alcohol? Whose betrayal––emotional, artistic, sexual––destroyed the opposite? yet he poses those questions in a brand new means: within the act of production, Zelda and Scott are actually conscious of their eventual destruction, and the inventive hearth that ate up artists combines symbolically with the fireplace that ended Zelda’s existence.

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