A Month in the Country (Friel)

A Month in the Country (Friel)

A Month in the Country (Friel)

by: Brian Friel, Ivan Turgenev

by: Brian Friel, Ivan Turgenev

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A Month in the Country (Friel)

A Month in the Country (Friel)

by: Brian Friel, Ivan Turgenev

by: Brian Friel, Ivan Turgenev

Overview

In the introduction, Brian Friel identifies the novelty of Turgenev's drama "where psychological and poetic elements create a theatre of moods and where the action resides in internal emotion and secret turmoil". His lively, comic play describes the course of a passionately eventful summer month in which Natalya, luminous, anguished and possessed by love, is left to recover a measure of happiness after her turbulent disquiet.

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Keywords

Love

Cautions

  • Caution Mild Adult Mild Adult Themes

Details

  • Genre: Period
  • Time Period: 19th Century
  • Target Audience: Adult, Senior

Authors

Brian Friel

Brian Friel (1929-2015) largely considered modern Ireland's leading playwright, was born to a schoolmaster and a postmistress. After working as a teacher in Derry for ten years, he married Anne Morrison and moved to Donegal to begin writing in earnest. His first significant theatrical success was Philadelphia, Here I C ...

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Ivan Turgenev

Ivan Turgenev

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