Camus, Albert@ (28) Dostoevsky, Fyodor@ (35) Eliot, T. S.@ (27) Ionesco, Eugene@ (5) Jarry, Alfred@ (2) Kafka, Franz@ (20) See also: Arts: Literature: Periods and Movements: Modernism: Dadaism (4) The Absurd Hero – An overview of Camus’s The Myth of Sisyphus. The Absurdity of Beckett – Biography of Samuel Beckett paying particular attention to influence. Alfred Jarry (1873-1907) – Brief biography of Alfred Jarry, the first absurd playwright. Arts: Existentialism and Theatre – Brief essay relating existentialism to the theatre. The Cafe Irreal – Semiannual webzine focusing on short stories. ClassicNotes | Waiting for Godot – Summary and analysis of Beckett’s play in Cliff’s Notes style. Eugene Ionesco’s Rhinoceros – Information on the play itself, recent productions, and the Absurd Theatre. From Beckett to Stoppard: Existentialism, Death, and Absurdity – Analysis of the dialogue within the playwrights work. Katharena Eiermann | Theatre of the Absurd – Definition from Eiermann’s Realm of Existentialism. No Exit – Full text and analysis of Sartre’s play. Theater of the Absurd – Grolier Encyclopedia definition of the movement. The Theatre of the Absurd – Describes the etymology of the term and its historical development.