Table of contents for Alfred Farag and Egyptian theater : the poetics of disguise, with four short plays and a monologue / Dina A. Amin ; with a foreword by Roger Allen.

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Illustrations 000
Foreword, Roger Allen 000
Acknowledgments 000
Notes on Translation and Transliteration 000
Introduction 000
Part One: Poetics
1. Alfred Farag and Political Commitment 000
2. Alfred Farag's Drama and the Politics of Identity 000
3. Metadrama: The Poetics of Disguise 000
Part Two: The Theater
4. The Sixties: Egyptian Theater in Search of an Identity 000
5. The Seventies: Dramatic Self-consciousness and Drama Against Itself 000
6. The Seventies: Self-conscious Characters and Places of Danger 000
Conclusion: Farag's Metadrama, from Formalism to Functionality 000
Part Three: The Plays
The Visitor 000
The Peephole 000
The Stranger 000
The Egyptian Hay Circle 000
The Last Walk: A Monologue 000
A. Theater of the Absurd 000
B. Works by Alfred Farag 000
C. Alfred Farag's Photo Gallery 000
Works Cited 000
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Faraj, Alfrid -- Criticism and interpretation.
Arabic drama -- Egypt -- History and criticism.