Lorca --- Three Tragedies Author:Federico Garcia Lorca Here is the authorized translation by James Graham-Lujan and Richard L. O'Connel, with illumination biographical introduction by the poet's brother, Fradcisco Garcia Lorca, and three tragic dramas by the great moders Spansih poet adn plyawright which have caught the imagination and won the critical acclaim of the literate world: — BLOOD WEDDING — ... more »Concerned with love that cannot become marriage among the primitive hill people of Castile, this is a play of the workings of tremendous passions and tribal ritual toward an inescapable tragic end.
"The whole tragic burden of Yerma is measured by the deepening of her struggle with the problem of frustrated motherhood."--Garcia Lorca
THE HOUSE OF BERNARDA ALBA
Again about "women whom love moves to tragedy." Bernarda Alba tells of the repression of five daughters by a domineering mother, of how their natural spirits circumvent her but bring violence and death.« less