Gorki in Glasgow: Glasgow Unity's production of The Lower Depths

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This article explores Glasgow Unity's 1945 production of Maxim Gorki's The Lower Depths. In it, I investigate why a company committed to creating 'a native theatre' for Scotland chose to stage a play by the father of Russian social realism.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)13-15
Number of pages3
JournalScottish Left Review
Issue number97
Publication statusPublished - 18 Jan 2017



  • Gorki,
  • Glasgow Unity
  • The Lower Depths

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