New PDF release: Rhapsody for the Theatre

By Alain Badiou,Bruno Bosteels

ISBN-10: 1781681252

ISBN-13: 9781781681251

ISBN-10: 1781681260

ISBN-13: 9781781681268

The popular thinker displays on his ardour for theatre

For Alain Badiou, theatre—unlike cinema—creates an area within which philosophy should be lived. it's, of all of the arts, the main heavily concerning politics: either rely on a constrained variety of texts or statements, that are jointly enacted via a gaggle of actors or militants who try out the bounds of the constitution resort which they're restricted, be it the medium of drama or the countryside. hence, the heritage of theatre is inseparable from the historical past of country repression and censorship. This definitive selection of Badiou's paintings at the theatre comprises not just the identify essay 'Rhapsody for the Theatre', initially released as a pamphlet in France, but in addition essay on Jean-Paul Sartre, at the political future of latest drama, and on Badiou's personal paintings as a playwright.

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