Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Tues, Sept 14 @ 5:00 p.m: Eric Bentley's 94th Birthday! Talk, Q&A, and Signing at The Drama Book Shop

Join author Eric Bentley, one of the greatest drama critics in theater history, to celebrate the reprint of the fourth edition of his definitive work The Playwright As Thinker. The event will also be a celebration of Eric's 94th birthday!

About the Author:
Critic, scholar, translator, and playwright, Eric Bentley has been Brander Matthews Professor of Dramatic Literature at Columbia University and Norton Professor of Poetry at Harvard University. He served as drama critic of the New Republic and was inducted into the Theater Hall of Fame in 1997-98. His most widely read books are Thinking about the Playwright, Bentley on Brecht, and The Kleist Variations.

The Playwright as Thinker
by Eric Bentley
University of Minnesota Press, 2010


Blogger Leo Wong said...

Happy Birthday, eb, the playwright-critic as thinker. lw

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