El teatro peruano contemporáneo (1960-2000). Aproximación
An Approach to contemporary Peruvian theatre (1960-2000)



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Mediavilla Martínez, Paz (2016) El teatro peruano contemporáneo (1960-2000). Aproximación. [Thesis]

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An Approach to contemporary Peruvian theatre (1960-2000) is a work of research that attempts to justify an initial assumption: contemporary Peruvian theatre could not have come to an end at the close of the 1950s with the few writers mentioned briefly in histories of literature, such as Sebastián Salazar Bondy, Enrique Solari Swayne, Juan Ríos and Julio Ramón Ribeyro. Moreover, these are writers noted for their work in other areas of literature and not specifically defined as playwrights. There must have been a new generation of theatrical authors starting in the 1960s who did not gain notoriety in Peru or, of course, beyond its borders. In the preface to his collected works, Mario Vargas Llosa gives us a clue that illustrates this period: “To write theatre in the Lima of those years, was worse than to weep; it was almost to condemn yourself never to see what you wrote on the stage, which is even sadder and more frustrating than it is for a poet or novelist to die unpublished.” [2001: 4] The huge social inequality that characterised Peruvian society at the time meant that only a small elite had access to theatres...

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Tesis inédita de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Facultad de Filología, leída el 03/02/2016

Huerta Calvo, javier
Uncontrolled Keywords:Teatro peruano
Palabras clave (otros idiomas):Peruvian drama
Subjects:Humanities > Philology > Theater
Humanities > Philology > Spanish and Spanish American literature
ID Code:40114
Deposited On:16 Nov 2016 11:45
Last Modified:16 Nov 2016 11:45

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