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

Drábek, Pavel; North, Dan

Authors

Dan North



Abstract

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.

Citation

Drábek, P., & North, D. (2011). "What governs life": Švankmajer's Faust in Prague. Shakespeare bulletin, 29(4), 525-542. doi:10.1353/shb.2011.0065

Journal Article Type Article
Acceptance Date Nov 1, 2011
Publication Date 2011
Deposit Date Nov 13, 2014
Publicly Available Date
Journal Shakespeare Bulletin
Print ISSN 0748-2558
Publisher Johns Hopkins University Press
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 29
Issue 4
Pages 525-542
DOI https://doi.org/10.1353/shb.2011.0065
Keywords Christopher Marlowe; Jan Svankmajer; Marionette theatre; Czech theatre; Czech film
Public URL https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/468883
Publisher URL http://muse.jhu.edu/article/462520