Uncle Vanya (Columbus)

Uncle Vanya (Columbus)

by: Anton Chekhov

by: Anton Chekhov

Uncle Vanya (Columbus)

Uncle Vanya (Columbus)

by: Anton Chekhov

by: Anton Chekhov

Overview

Chekhov s tragicomedy, replete with the kinds of characters we have come to know as Chekhovian, incorporates unrequited loves and a murder plot while exploring the social roles of women and the notion of progress. Curt Columbus s splendid new translation and adaptation underscores the contemporary relevance of this prophetic play.

Authors

Anton Chekhov

Anton Chekhov (29 January 1860– 15 July 1904) was a Russian playwright and short story writer, who is considered to be one of the greatest writers of short fiction in history. His career as a playwright produced four classics and his best short stories are held in high esteem. Chekhov practiced as a medical doctor thro ...

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