A Slight Ache

A Play in One Act

Author: Harold Pinter




Page: 27

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Contradictory Characters

An Interpretation of the Modern Theatre

Author: Albert Bermel

Publisher: Northwestern University Press


Category: Performing Arts

Page: 298

View: 162

Providing an interpretation of the modern theatre, this is a new edition of a classic work of drama criticism.

Pinter's Comic Play

Author: Elin Diamond

Publisher: Bucknell University Press


Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 241

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Examines the basis of Harold Pinter's tense comedy and how it functions in his plays as well as covering the major drama from The Room to Other Places. Diamond argues that the metaphysical fear and emptiness so characteristic of the Pinter situation are inseparable from his use and abuse of literary and popular comic traditions.

The Pinter Ethic

The Erotic Aesthetic

Author: Penelope Prentice

Publisher: Psychology Press


Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 452

View: 113

First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

A Slight Ache

And Other Plays

Author: Harold Pinter



Category: English drama

Page: 136

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Pinter's Female Portraits

A Study of the Female Characters in the Plays of Harold Pinter

Author: Elizabeth Sakellaridou

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield


Category: Drama

Page: 235

View: 704

The book traces the development of Pinter's female characters both as dramatis personae and as theatrical functionaries. It explores a new exciting aspect of Pinter's work in the domain of character portrayal, and it supplies a kaleidoscopic view of Pinter criticism to date at home and abroad.