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How did absurdism develop?
How did absurdism end?
How did absurdism influence theatre that followed?
Biography of an absurdist playwright
Biography of an absurdist actor
"Waiting for Godot"
culture during the absurdism time period
How is absurdism expressed in other arts?
5 things you should know about absurdism
Personal Response
Works Cited
How did absurdism begin?


1) A philosophy, often translated into art forms, holding that humans exist in meaningless, irrational universe and that any search for order by them will bring them into direct conflict with the universe.
"True absurdism is not less but more real than reality." -John Simon
2) An act or instance of the ridculous.
"This strained conceit never quite locates scree equivalents for the stage absurdism." -village voice