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Theater & propaganda by George H. Szanto

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Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English


  • Theater in propaganda,
  • Drama -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

StatementGeorge H. Szanto.
LC ClassificationsPN2049 .S98
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 226 p. ;
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4541985M
ISBN 100292780206
LC Control Number77008827

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Theater & propaganda. Austin: University of Texas Press. MLA Citation. Szanto, George H. Theater & propaganda / George H. Szanto University of Texas Press Austin Australian/Harvard Citation. Szanto, George H. , Theater & propaganda / George H. Szanto University of Texas Press Austin. Wikipedia Citation. When Theater Becomes Propaganda: The Problem of Political Art. Terry Teachout | Posted on 04/01/ Countless books have been written to answer this question, and I can do no more in the compass of an essay than to suggest something of what they tell us. To begin with, it’s generally agreed that great art has some mysterious yet. So he wrote a book called Propaganda around , and it starts off by saying he is applying the lessons of the first World War. The propaganda system of the first World War and this commission that he was part of showed, he says, it is possible to "regiment the public mind every bit as much as an army regiments their bodies." The theater. commercial theater to reach and communicate with the public. Its only competition was the Church and, in London, an emerging book trade, but their reach, for reasons we’ll examine, was never significant. The newly born commercial theater was the only mass medium during the reign of.

Propaganda dominated by the relatively small number of per- sons—a trifling fraction of our hundred and twenty million—who understand the mental processes and social patterns of the masses. It is they who pull the wires which control the public mind, who harness old social forces and contrive new ways to bind and guide the world.   THEATER; Shylock and Nazi Propaganda. By John Gross. In his new book, "Shylock: A Legend and Its Legacy," to be published this week by Simon & . Books shelved as propaganda: Propaganda by Edward L. Bernays, Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media by Edward S. Herman, Media C. This is the first book to appear in English about theatre from the entire Nazi period (). It is based on detailed statistical analysis, contemporary press reports, research in German archives and interviews with surviving playwrights, actors and musicians. The volume has an extensive bibliography and is fully illustrated. It forms a much needed guide to this neglected area of European.