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By Jane Wong Yeang Chui

ISBN-10: 1137345349

ISBN-13: 9781137345349

utilizing Martin Esslin's "invention" - the Theatre of the Absurd - to check Pinter's works, Wong brings the complexities and intricacies of the performs to the vanguard, scary readers and audiences to think again and problematize extra traditional reports of his plays.

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