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The Resource Bertolt Brecht in America, James K. Lyon

Bertolt Brecht in America, James K. Lyon

Label
Bertolt Brecht in America
Title
Bertolt Brecht in America
Statement of responsibility
James K. Lyon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lyon, James K
Dewey number
  • 832/.912
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PT2603.R397
LC item number
Z74593
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brecht, Bertolt
  • Brecht, Bertolt
  • Authors, German
  • Écrivains allemands
  • Exil
  • USA
  • Deutsche
Label
Bertolt Brecht in America, James K. Lyon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Prologue to American exile -- Brecht and America - the new Atlantis -- New York, 1935 -- "Changing countries more often than shoes" -- Culture shock -- Part II: Brecht and Hollywood -- "Spell your name" -- Playing "roulette" with film stories -- A qualified winner - the film Hangmen also die -- More Hollywood roulette -- Film-writing till the end -- Part III: The difficult Brecht -- Obdurate genius -- Part IV: Brecht and the American theater -- Building up to Broadway -- Hope, frustration, and Schweyk in the second world war -- Broadway and The Caucasian chalk circle -- Off-Broadway, 1945: The private life of the master race -- Broadway and bust, 1946: The Duchess of Malfi -- "Organizing his fame" - miscellaneous dramatic activities -- Charles Laughton and Galileo - acting as a mode of translating -- More Galileos -- Galileo at last! -- Part V: Brecht and feelings -- Tough tenderness -- Brecht and Peter Lorre -- Ferdinand Reyher-- Brecht's women -- Part VI: The charismatic Brecht -- Collaboration with Brecht -- Young American disciples -- Part VII: Brecht and the Germans -- "Where I am in Germany" - the refugee ghetto -- Brecht, Thomas Mann, and Germany -- Part VIII: The ideological Brecht -- Anti-facist political activities -- Anti-facist writings -- Brecht and the American left -- Part IX: The last act in America -- The promise of Europe -- Brecht before "Huac" -- Part X: Epilogue -- America before and after
Control code
6555833
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 408 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780691064437
Lccn
80007543
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)43947
Label
Bertolt Brecht in America, James K. Lyon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Prologue to American exile -- Brecht and America - the new Atlantis -- New York, 1935 -- "Changing countries more often than shoes" -- Culture shock -- Part II: Brecht and Hollywood -- "Spell your name" -- Playing "roulette" with film stories -- A qualified winner - the film Hangmen also die -- More Hollywood roulette -- Film-writing till the end -- Part III: The difficult Brecht -- Obdurate genius -- Part IV: Brecht and the American theater -- Building up to Broadway -- Hope, frustration, and Schweyk in the second world war -- Broadway and The Caucasian chalk circle -- Off-Broadway, 1945: The private life of the master race -- Broadway and bust, 1946: The Duchess of Malfi -- "Organizing his fame" - miscellaneous dramatic activities -- Charles Laughton and Galileo - acting as a mode of translating -- More Galileos -- Galileo at last! -- Part V: Brecht and feelings -- Tough tenderness -- Brecht and Peter Lorre -- Ferdinand Reyher-- Brecht's women -- Part VI: The charismatic Brecht -- Collaboration with Brecht -- Young American disciples -- Part VII: Brecht and the Germans -- "Where I am in Germany" - the refugee ghetto -- Brecht, Thomas Mann, and Germany -- Part VIII: The ideological Brecht -- Anti-facist political activities -- Anti-facist writings -- Brecht and the American left -- Part IX: The last act in America -- The promise of Europe -- Brecht before "Huac" -- Part X: Epilogue -- America before and after
Control code
6555833
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 408 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780691064437
Lccn
80007543
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)43947

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