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"What governs life": Švankmajer's Faust in Prague

Drábek, Pavel; North, Dan


Dan North


An article on Jan Švankmajer's 1994 film Lekce Faust with a contextual introduction to Švankmajer's films, contemporary Czech politics and society, Elizabethan drama and the tradition of Czech marionette theatre.


Drábek, P., & North, D. (2011). "What governs life": Švankmajer's Faust in Prague. Shakespeare bulletin, 29(4), 525-542.

Journal Article Type Article
Acceptance Date Nov 1, 2011
Publication Date 2011
Deposit Date Nov 13, 2014
Journal Shakespeare Bulletin
Print ISSN 0748-2558
Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 29
Issue 4
Pages 525-542
Keywords Christopher Marlowe; Jan Svankmajer; Marionette theatre; Czech theatre; Czech film
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Contract Date Nov 13, 2014