Free Read No Exit and Three Other Plays - by Jean-Paul Sartre Stuart Gilbert Lionel Abel
In these four plays, Jean Paul Sartre, the great existentialist novelist and philosopher, displays his mastery of drama NO EXIT is an unforgettable portrayal of hell THE FLIES is a modern reworking of the Electra Orestes story DIRTY HANDS is about a young intellectual torn between theory and praxis THE RESPECTFUL PROSTITUTE is an attack on American racism.
Jean-Paul Sartre Stuart Gilbert Lionel Abel
Jean Paul Charles Aymard Sartre, normally known simply as Jean Paul Sartre, was a French existentialist philosopher and pioneer, dramatist and screenwriter, novelist and critic He was a leading figure in 20th century French philosophy.He declined the award of the 1964 Nobel Prize in Literature for his work which, rich in ideas and filled with the spirit of freedom and the quest for truth, has exerted a far reaching influence on our age In the years around the time of his death, however, existentialism declined in French philosophy and was overtaken by structuralism, represented by Levi Strauss and, one of Sartre s detractors, Michel Foucault.
Free Read No Exit and Three Other Plays - by Jean-Paul Sartre Stuart Gilbert Lionel Abel 398 Jean-Paul Sartre Stuart Gilbert Lionel Abel