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SOURCE:   Philology. Theory & Practice. Tambov: Gramota, 2021. 2. P. 339-343.
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https://doi.org/10.30853/phil210017

Artistic Realization of the War Theme in B. Shaws Short Plays (1915-1916)

Chernova Valeriya Alekseevna
Moscow Pedagogical State University


Submitted: 09.12.2020.
Abstract. The paper aims to reveal specificity of the war theme realization in B. Shaws short plays (1915-1916) of the similar political problematic. The researcher analyses paradoxic situations and personages grotesquely inadequate behaviour creating the comic effect. The research objective involves identifying the means of the war theme artistic realization in B. Shaws dramaturgy. The study contributes to understanding the genre-forming features of B. Shaws extravaganzas, and therein lies its scientific originality. The conducted research allows concluding that B. Shaws three anti-war plays possess four features of the extravaganza genre and are pure extravaganzas. To achieve extravagance, the dramatist uses techniques of farce and grotesque.
Key words and phrases: , , , . , , war theme, extravaganza, paradoxic situation, B. Shaw, satirical effect.
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