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Ubu and the Grotesque

Lasser, Jake

Explores the role of Papa Ubu in Alfred Jarry's "Ubu the King" -- Ubu's reliance on his natural body, or grotesqueness, to make decisions and act within his world, and the choices an actor can derive from that reading.



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Academic Units
Theatre (Barnard College)
Thesis Advisors
Greene, Charise
B.A., Barnard College
Published Here
May 23, 2012
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