A Sociosemiotic Theory of Theatre

A Sociosemiotic Theory of Theatre

Jean Alter

296 pages | 6 x 9
Cloth 1990 | ISBN 9780812230543 | Buy from De Gruyter $79.95 | €69.95 | £70.50
Ebook 2017 | ISBN 9781512800050 | Buy from De Gruyter $79.95 | €69.95 | £70.50
This book is available under special arrangement from our European publishing partner De Gruyter.
An Anniversary Collection volume

Analyzes the basic duality of theatre (the play is happening on a stage, but the story is happening at some other place and time), exploring how the two aspects both compete and complement each other and suggesting the social factors that impact the total process.

Jean Alter was Professor or Romance Languages at the University of Pennsylvania.

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