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A unique book of criticism that brings both theatre and film studies within a single theoretical framework
Paperback, 190 pages
Published October 1st 1988 by Methuen Publishing (first published 1987)
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Martin Julius Esslin OBE (6 June 1918 – 24 February 2002) was a Hungarian-born English producer and playwright dramatist, journalist, adaptor and translator, critic, academic scholar and professor of drama best known for coining the term "Theatre of the Absurd" in his work of that name (1961).

Born Julius Pereszlényi (Hungarian: Pereszlényi Gyula Márton) in Budapest, Esslin moved to Vienna with his
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