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Gianni Masullo rated it really liked it Nov 03, With all the cynicism, brutality, humor, and social political themes boiled down into verses.
Die Hauspostille by Bertolt Brecht. Lots of stuff about post war germany, lots of insight. Lilly rated it it was amazing Mar 14, Lydia rated it it was amazing May 18, Books by Bertolt Brecht. Cruna Cristina Barbera rated it really liked it Jan 21, Riccardo rated it really liked it Mar 22, A seminal theatre practitioner of the twentieth century, Brecht made equally significant contributions to dramaturgy and theatrical production, the latter particularly through the seismic impact of the tours undertaken by the Berliner Ensemble—the post-war theatre company operated by Brecht hauspostillr his wife and long-time collaborator, the actress Helene Weigel—with its internationally acclaimed productions.
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Open Preview See a Problem? Brecht’s modernist concern with drama-as-a-medium led to his refinement bertot the ‘epic form’ of the drama which constitutes that medium’s rendering of ‘autonomization’ or the ‘non-organic work of art’—related in kind to the strategy of divergent chapters in Joyce’s novel Ulyssesto Eisenstein’s evolution of a constructivist ‘montage’ in the cinema, and to Picasso’s introduction of cubist ‘collage’ in the visual arts.
Chris rated it it was amazing Dec 30, During the war years, Brecht became a prominent writer of the Exilliteratur. I think that’s why I liked it.
Dan rated it it was ok Jul 12, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Paperbackpages. Brecht’s poetry is sort of like the headlines from The New York Post. In contrast to many other avant-garde approaches, however, Brecht had no desire to destroy art as an institution; rather, he hoped to ‘re-function’ the apparatus of theatrical production to a new social use.
A seminal theatre practitioner of the twentieth century, Brecht made equally significant contributions to dramaturgy and theatrical production, the latter particularly through the seismic impact of the tours undertaken by the Berliner Ensemble—the post-war theatre company operated by Brecht a Bertolt Brecht born Eugen Berthold Friedrich Brecht was a German poet, playwright, and theatre director.
He expressed his opposition to the National Socialist and Fascist movements in his most famous plays. The hardcover edition I have has a big cross in relief on the cover.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Isabell rated it liked it Mar 02, These fifty poems–among them many ballads that later became part of The Threepenny Opera, Mahagonny, and Baal–reveal the tremendous range and versatility of Brecht’s expression. Return to Book Page. Lists with This Book. His first and best book of poetry, Manual of Piety uses the traditional form of devotional literature to provid Book jacket: Margarita rated it it was amazing Jan 02, Reading them are a great way to get that Brecht-y feeling you get from Threepenny or Mother Courage.
Bertolt Brecht’s “Hauspostille”
A perfectly ironic symbol for this book of firecracker verse. This ‘Brecht’ was a collective subject that “certainly betolt to have a distinctive style the one we now call ‘Brechtian’ but was no longer personal in the bourgeois or individualistic sense.
No trivia or quizzes yet. These poems are like condensed Brecht plays. Aug 11, Mike Cahoon rated hauxpostille really liked it. Sep 20, Matthew rated it it was amazing. Mimi rated it really liked it Apr 14, Very direct, and always the right word at the right moment. Trivia About Manual of Piety: His characteristically sly wit combines with mordant social commentary to make Manual of Piety Brecht at his most hilarious–and also his most brutally incisive.
Jun 23, Joshua Wilson rated it really liked it. I LOVE his poetry.
Clara rated it really liked it Oct bdrtolt, Less epic for sure but the feeling is there. Oct 21, Tosh rated it it was amazing.
Friccolodics rated it it was amazing Jun 14, There is this sense of beauty that supersedes it though. From his late twenties Brecht remained a life-long committed Marxist who, in developing the combined theory and practice of his ‘epic theatre’, synthesized and extended the experiments of Piscator and Meyerhold to explore the theatre as a forum for political ideas and the creation of a critical aesthetics of dialectical materialism. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.