Ubu Roi Summary
Alfred Jarry

Everything you need to understand or teach Ubu Roi by Alfred Jarry.

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  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
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Ubu Roi Summary

The plays of Alfred Jarry are considered by many to be the first dramatic works of the theatre of the absurd. They are credited with a great number of literary innovations and are seen as major influences of the dada and symbolist movements in art. Ubu Roi (translated as King Ubu and King Turd) is Jarry's most famous work. Ubu Roi eliminates the dramatic action from its Shakespearean antecedents and uses scatological humor...

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