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Background Miss Julie

Background Miss Julie

When August Strindberg (1849-1912) wrote his remarkable dramaMiss Julie in 1888, he had already tried his hand at a dozen plays, including the pioneering historical drama Master Olof (1872) and the brilliant The Father (1887). Himself The Son of a Servant on his mother´s side, the title of his autobiography (1885-86), he had married the […]

Book Project

Book Project

Drama as Text and Performance: Strindberg’s and Bergman’s Miss Julie is a bilingual English-Swedish study of August Strindberg’s renowned play Miss Julie (1888) and provides a penetrating analysis of the author’s text and of Ingmar Bergman’s praised 1985 production. The book is a paradigmatic illustration of similarities and differences between text and performance. The Bergman part is highlighted […]

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