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Shakespeare and National Mythologizing in Czech Nineteenth Century Drama
(De Gruyter Open, 2016-04-22)
The paper will discuss the ways in which Shakespeare’s tragedies (King Lear) and histories (1 and 2 Henry IV), translated in the period of the Czech cultural renaissance (known also as the Czech National Revival) at the ...
Looking Back at the Audience: The RSC & The Wooster Group’s Troilus and Cressida (2012)
(Lodz University Press, 2014-12-30)
The controversy around the RSC & The Wooster Group’s Troilus and Cressida (Stratford-upon-Avon 2012) among the spectators and critics in Britain revealed significant differences between the UK and the US patterns of staging, ...
The Political Hamlet according to Jan Kott and Jerzy Grotowski
(Lodz University Press, 2018-10-18)
The article presents political interpretations of Hamlet in Poland in the turbulent period of politcal changes between the mid-1950s and mid-1960s. The author discusses the relationships between Shakespeare’s tragedy and ...
A Turning Point in the Translation of Shakespeare into Catalan: The Case of Josep M. De Sagarra’s Macbeth
(Lodz University Press, 2017-12-29)
Josep Maria de Sagarra translated twenty-eight of Shakespeare’s plays into Catalan in the early forties, at a time when Catalan language and culture were suffering severe repression due to Franco’s regime. The manuscript ...