Jacinto BenaventeStreaming Video - 2007 | Spanish
Jacinto Benavente-a member of the Generation of '98, the winner of the 1922 Nobel Prize for Literature, and one of the most influential Spanish dramatists of the entire 20th century-penned more than 170 plays. This program tells the story of Benavente's life and the turbulent times in which he lived as it sheds light on aspects of his writing. A critic of the bourgeois class, he nonetheless counted its members among his most loyal supporters. Readings from some of his most important works are included.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2007
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (22 min.) :,sd., col., digital file