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By Arthur Schnitzler

Flirtations * around Dance * the golf green Cockatoo * The final mask * Countess Mizzi * The monstrous area * Professor Bernhardi

The playwright Arthur Schnitzler is healthier often called the chronicler of fin de siècle Viennese decadence. around Dance, written within the past due Eighteen Nineties, exposes sexual lifestyles in Vienna with such witty frankness that it will possibly no longer be staged till after the 1st global struggle, while it provoked a rebellion within the theatre and a prosecution for indecency. the opposite performs during this assortment discover love, sexuality, and dying in a variety of guises, consistently with a pointy, non-judgemental knowledge of the
complexity and secret of the psyche. conversant in Freud and his circle, Schnitzler probes underneath the outside of his characters to discover feelings they slightly comprehend. And in the tragicomedyProfessor Bernhardi, Schnitzler addresses the starting to be anti-Semitism of the period.

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