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 Plays, including El Príncipe Constante and El Tuzaní de la Alpujarra (Amar después de la muerte)
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Pedro Calderón de la Barca

Date: 1636 and 1677

Original Language: Spanish

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Spanish Golden Age theatre reached its maturity with the works of Pedro Calderón de la Barca. His major credit lies in perfecting the model of the ‘comedia nacional’ (national comedy) created by Lope de Vega, while also developing a more intellectual and thoughtful theatre and giving greater importance to the scenery. Furthermore, Calderón devoted himself to the genre of autos sacramentales, these being short p…

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Belloni, Benedetta, “ Plays, including El Príncipe Constante and El Tuzaní de la Alpujarra (Amar después de la muerte)”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 16 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_27099>



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