The Theater and Its Double by Antonin Artaud
A collection of manifestos originally published in 1938, in which the French artist and philosopher attacks conventional assumptions about the drama, and calls for the influx of irrational material - based on dreams, religion, and emotion - in order to make the theater vital for modern audiences.
The 1115th greatest nonfiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 77th on Le Monde's 100 Books of the Century (Le Monde)