New in the Atlas of remembrance places: The theatrologist, dandy and universal scholar Andrzej Wirth (1927 – 2019)

wt., 08/20/2019 - 14:56

The Berlin writer and cultural journalist Peter von Becker writes about the died on March 10, 2019 in Berlin theatre and cultural scholar Andrzej Wirth.

 

The theatre and cultural scholar Andrzej Wirth, who died on 10th March 2019 in Berlin shortly before his 92nd birthday, was a professor in Stanford, New York, Oxford and Berlin before founding the Institute for Applied Theatre Studies at the University of Giessen in 1982. As a long-standing friend and confidant, the Berlin writer and cultural journalist Peter Becker recalls Andrzej Wirth's life and work.

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