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7 - Schiller: Rival and Inspiration

from Part II - Positionings

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  16 December 2021

Martin Revermann
Affiliation:
University of Toronto
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Summary

Brecht was exposed to schiller, a formative influence throughout his life, from an early age. While schiller supplied brecht with tragic language (both as langue and parole) and an intellectualist attitude towwards drama, his idealistic conception of theatre, human morality and freedom provoked parodic responses from brecht, especially in his st joan of the stockyards.

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Brecht and Tragedy
Radicalism, Traditionalism, Eristics
, pp. 240 - 250
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2021

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