Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Preface: Theater and Culture Abstract
* In the preface to The Theater and its Double, Artaud asserts that culture is as essential as feeding when it comes to sustaining human life.
* He compares culture to civilization, concluding that they are but two words to designate a single action.
* Culture should be a way to both understand and...
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