THE HOUSE OF BERNARDA ALBA

THE HOUSE OF BERNARDA ALBA

FEDERICO GARCÍA LORCA

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Editorial:
CANONGATE
Materia
Catalan & spanish authors
ISBN:
978-0-14-118575-0
Páginas:
208
Encuadernación:
Paperback
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In The House of Bernarda Alba, a tyrannical matriarch rules over her house and five daughters, cruelly crushing their hopes and needs. The other plays here also portray female characters whose desires are tragically and violently frustrated: a woman's longing for a child in Yerma, and a bride's yearning for her lover in Blood Wedding. All appeal for freedom and sexual and social equality, and are also passionate defences of the imagination: in Christopher Maurer's words, `poetic drama unsurpassed by any writer of our time'.

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