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Ubu Roi

  [french | 1896]  

Alfred Jarry


Summary: [Alfred Jarry (8 September 1873 - 1 November 1907) was a French writer born in Laval Mayenne France not far from the border of Brittany he was of Breton descent on his mothers side. Best known for his play Ubu Roi (1896) which is often cited as a forerunner to the surrealist theatre of the 1920s and 1930s Jarry wrote in a variety of genres and styles. He wrote plays novels poetry essays and ...]
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