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Teatrul politic românesc: vârsta post-comunismului


Romanian Political Theatre: The Age of Post-Communism

This paper analyses Matei Vișniec’s political theatre and the dramatic strategies employed in his effort to expose and criticise both communist theory and its correspondent regime. Representation of trauma, themes of marginality and self-censorship, as well as the influence of existentialist and absurd theatre on today’s political discourse are debated and lead to a discussion on the (im) possibility of evading ideology.

Keywords: Vișniec, anti-communism, ideology critique, affect, absurd theatre, humanism.


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