Burian, Jarka M.

Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Article Share Article
views updated

BURIAN, Jarka M.

BURIAN, Jarka M. American, b. 1927. Genres: Theatre. Career: State University of New York, Albany, Dept. of Theatre, assistant professor, 1955-59, associate professor, 1959-63, professor, 1963-93, emeritus, 1993, chairman, 1971-74, 1977-78. Publications: Americke Drama a Divadelnictvi, 1966; The Scenography of Josef Svoboda, 1971 (Special Award, U.S. Institute of Theatre Technology, 1973); Josef Svoboda's Scenography for Richard Wagner's Operas, 1983; (trans. and ed.) Josef Svoboda's The Secret of Theatrical Space, Applause Books, 1993; Modern Czech Theatre: Reflector and Conscience of a Nation, 2002; Leading Creators of Twentieth Century Czech Theatre, 2002. Address: 71 Berkshire Blvd, Albany, NY 12203-2319, U.S.A.