Antonin Artaud

Antonin Artaud

French writer, poet, playwright, and theater actor, artist, screenwriter, director and theoretician of the theater
I see in the act of throwing the dice and of risking the affirmation of some intuitively felt truth, however uncertain, my whole reason for living.More Antonin Artaud quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is almost impossible to be a doctor and an honest man, but it is obscenely impossible to be a psychiatrist without at the same time bearing the stamp of the most incontestable madness: that of being unable to resist that old atavistic reflex of the mass of humanity, which makes any man of science who is absorbed by this mass a kind of natural and inborn enemy of all genius.More Antonin Artaud quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Poetry is a dissociating and anarchic force which through analogy, associations and imagery, thrives on the destruction of known relationships.More Antonin Artaud quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Theater of Cruelty means a theater difficult and cruel for myself first of all. And, on the level of performance, it is not the cruelty we can exercise upon each other by hacking at each other’s bodies, carving up our personal anatomies, or, like Assyrian emperors, sending parcels of human ears, noses, or neatly detached nostrils through the mail, but the much more terrible and necessary cruelty which things can exercise against us. We are not free. And the sky can still fall on our heads. And the theater has been crMore Antonin Artaud quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I prefer the people who eat off the bare earth the delirium from which they were born.More Antonin Artaud quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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