Cultural Convergence

The Dublin Gate Theatre, 1928–1960

by Ondřej Pilný, Ruud van den Beuken, Ian R. Walsh

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Book Description

Based on extensive archival research, this open access book examines the poetics and politics of the Dublin Gate Theatre (est. 1928) over the first three decades of its existence, discussing some of its remarkable productions in the comparative contexts of avant-garde theatre, Hollywood cinema, popular culture, and the development of Irish-language theatre, respectively. The overarching objective is to consider the output of the Gate in terms of cultural convergence – the dynamics of exchange, interaction, and acculturation that reveal the workings of transnational infrastructures.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Cultural Convergence ebook for free in PDF format (5.2 MB).

Book Details

Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Published
2021
Pages
258
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783030575618
ISBN10
3030575616
ISBN13 Digital
9783030575625
ISBN10 Digital
3030575624
PDF Size
5.2 MB
License
CC BY

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