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Molière and the comedy of the imagination

David Bancroft

Molière and the comedy of the imagination

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by David Bancroft

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Published by Macquarie University in [North Ryde, N.S.W.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Molière, 1622-1673.,
  • Comedy.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesMonographs for teachers of French,, v. 4, no. 3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC1 .M62 vol. 4, no. 3, PQ1835 .M62 vol. 4, no. 3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 45 p.
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5475138M
    LC Control Number73178458

    Molière. COMMENTARY | BIBLIOGRAPHY | VIEWS AND QUOTES Comedy in the light and dark. To appreciate Molière's comic genius you should probably see the plays performed. Reading them, you can get the idea they're lightweight, not much above the average episode of Three's Company, but with fewer jokes.. You've got to see actors taking full advantage of the . The Rules of Comedy: Moliere and the Art of Depiction. by Larry F. Norman. he same tensions that define the aesthetics of literary imitation are at play in the imitation of life. If one simply copies one's contemporaries, is one an artist? Is the resulting "copy" a work of art?

    Clue: Molière comedy. We have 1 answer for the clue Molière comedy. See the results below. Possible Answers: THEMISER; Last Seen In: Washington Post - J ; New York Times - Janu ; Found an answer for the clue Molière comedy that we don't have? Then please submit it to us so we can make the clue database even better! Buy This Book in Print summary This book is the first full-length study to examine Molière’s evolving (and at times contradictory) authorial strategies, as evidenced both by his portrayal of authors and publication within the plays and by his own interactions with the seventeenth-century Parisian publishing industry.

    If the function of comedy is to correct men’s vices, I do not see why any should be exempt. Such a condition in our society would be much more dangerous than the thing itself; and we have seen that the theatre is admirably suited to provide correction. The most forceful lines of aFile Size: 1MB. Alceste, Le Misanthrope by Edmond Geffroy Problematical Comedies Tartuffe Dom Juan Le Misanthrope Molière wrote several enigmatic comedies, but Tartuffe, Dom Juan, and Le Misanthrope are the better known. All three feature masks and all three could be described as incongruous. They present daring juxtapositions. Tartuffe Tartuffe is our first case.


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Among Molière's best-known works is Tartuffe or The Hypocrite, written in The Misanthrope as a Comedy of Manners Moliere's The Misanthrope, is characterized by features like: exposure and satire of the upper-class society's bad culture, the use of witty dialogue and lively repartee, comic scenes of love and intrigues and typical characters which are the features of comedy of manners.

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