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Max Herrmann Und Die Anf Nge Der Theaterwissenschaft: Mit Teilweise Unver Ffentlichten Materialien Stefan Corssen

Max Herrmann Und Die Anf Nge Der Theaterwissenschaft: Mit Teilweise Unver Ffentlichten Materialien

Stefan Corssen

Published January 1st 1998
ISBN : 9783484660243
Hardcover
307 pages
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No one was more operative in advancing and shaping the development of theatre studies in Germany (or elsewhere) than Max Herrmann (1865-1942). He was the author of the first standard work on this new discipline and initiated the foundation of theMoreNo one was more operative in advancing and shaping the development of theatre studies in Germany (or elsewhere) than Max Herrmann (1865-1942). He was the author of the first standard work on this new discipline and initiated the foundation of the worlds first theatre studies centre (Institut fur Theaterwissenschaft) in Berlin, an institution soon to achieve international renown. Approaching the subject from a variety of angles, the author traces the difficult process of emancipation that early theatre studies went through and delineates the cardinal role played by Herrmann in that process. The result is an entirely new perspective on the foundation of theatre studies.