Antonin Artaud

Antoine Marie Joseph Artaud, better known as Antonin Artaud (4 September 1896 – 4 March 1948), was a French playwright, poet, actor and theatre director. Antonin is a diminutive form of Antoine "little Anthony", and was among a list of names which Artaud used throughout his writing career.

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Cold Turkey Press
... Other publications included works by Antonin Artaud, Blaise Cendrars, Garcia Lorca, Cesar Vallejo, William Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Ed Sanders, Sinclair Belies, Carl Weissner ... of his 'Fragmentations', a selection of painted stencilled texts by Antonin Artaud (suppôts et supplications), Henri Michaux, (Innards Upwards), excerpts ... of a poster sized new translation of Artaud's 'Le style me fait Horreur' ...
The Cenci - Antonin Artaud Adaptation
... Antonin Artaud staged his adaptation of Shelley's The Cenci in 1935, but his extensive use of surrealism in the performance meant that the ... Antonin Artaud used highly graphic and disturbing images that were meant to release the audience from their current state of mind, especially during the murder scene where the main character Count Cenci (the ... release the 'Savage under the skin', an aim that was commonly used by Artaud in many of his performances ...
Antonin Artaud - Bibliography
... Works by Artaud Artaud, Antonin ... Collected Works of Antonin Artaud, Trans ... Artaud, Antonin ...
Teatralnaya Laboratoriya - Vadim Maksimov - Books
... Introduction into the system of Antonin Artaud ... The century of Antonin Artaud ... The aesthetic phenomena of Antonin Artaud ...
Subjectile
... Antonin Artaud mentions the subjectile three times in his writing ... The first time Artaud used the word was in a letter to André Rolland de Renéville, ‘Herewith a bad drawing in which what is called the subjectile betrayed me.’ In 1946, ‘This ... the later English translation, which contains instead photographs of Artaud taken by Georges Pastier in 1947, the year before Artaud died ...

Famous quotes by antonin artaud:

    With society and its public, there is no longer any other language than that of bombs, barricades, and all that follows.
    Antonin Artaud (1896–1948)

    But how is one to make a scientist understand that there is something unalterably deranged about differential calculus, quantum theory, or the obscene and so inanely liturgical ordeals of the precession of the equinoxes.
    Antonin Artaud (1896–1948)

    No one has ever written, painted, sculpted, modeled, built, or invented except literally to get out of hell.
    Antonin Artaud (1896–1948)

    The theater, which is in no thing, but makes use of everything—gestures, sounds, words, screams, light, darkness—rediscovers itself at precisely the point where the mind requires a language to express its manifestations.... To break through language in order to touch life is to create or recreate the theatre.
    Antonin Artaud (1896–1948)

    Ah! How neatly tied, in these people, is the umbilical cord of morality! Since they left their mothers they have never sinned, have they? They are apostles, they are the descendants of priests; one can only wonder from what source they draw their indignation, and above all how much they have pocketed to do this, and in any case what it has done for them.
    Antonin Artaud (1896–1948)