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The Resource Learning to kneel : noh, modernism, and journeys in teaching, Carrie J. Preston

Learning to kneel : noh, modernism, and journeys in teaching, Carrie J. Preston

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Learning to kneel : noh, modernism, and journeys in teaching
Title
Learning to kneel
Title remainder
noh, modernism, and journeys in teaching
Statement of responsibility
Carrie J. Preston
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Throughout the twentieth century, Japanese noh drama was a major creative catalyst for American and European writers, dancers, and composers. The noh theater's stylized choreography, poetic chant, spectacular costumes and masks, and engagement with history inspired Western artists as they reimagined new approaches to tradition and form. In Learning to Kneel, Carrie J. Preston locates noh's influence on Pound's imagism, Yeats's Irish National Theater, Brecht's learning plays, Britten's church parables, and Beckett's spare dramaturgy. These artists learned about noh from an international cast of .
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JSTOR
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Preston, Carrie J
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Modernist latitudes
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  • Nō plays
  • European literature
  • European literature
  • Modernism (Literature)
  • Acting
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Acting
  • European literature
  • Modernism (Literature)
  • Nō plays
  • Europe
  • Japan
Label
Learning to kneel : noh, modernism, and journeys in teaching, Carrie J. Preston
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to noh lessons -- Ezra Pound as noh student -- Theater in the "deep": W.B. Yeats's at the Hawk's well -- Ito Michio's hawk tours in modern dance and theater -- Pedagogical intermission: a lesson plan for Bertolt Brecht's Revisions -- Noh circles in twentieth-century Japanese performance -- Trouble with titles and directors: Benjamin Britten and William Plomer's Curlew -- River and Samuel Beckett's Footfalls/pas -- Coda
Control code
ocn953453592
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 369 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231541541
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1d2d6fn
  • 1154d4ea-6428-4a5b-85c8-1045667d63fa
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)953453592
Label
Learning to kneel : noh, modernism, and journeys in teaching, Carrie J. Preston
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to noh lessons -- Ezra Pound as noh student -- Theater in the "deep": W.B. Yeats's at the Hawk's well -- Ito Michio's hawk tours in modern dance and theater -- Pedagogical intermission: a lesson plan for Bertolt Brecht's Revisions -- Noh circles in twentieth-century Japanese performance -- Trouble with titles and directors: Benjamin Britten and William Plomer's Curlew -- River and Samuel Beckett's Footfalls/pas -- Coda
Control code
ocn953453592
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 369 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231541541
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt1d2d6fn
  • 1154d4ea-6428-4a5b-85c8-1045667d63fa
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)953453592

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