Ibsen

[ib-suhn; Norwegian ip-suhn]
noun
Henrik [hen-rik] , 1828–1906, Norwegian dramatist and poet.

post-Ibsen, adjective
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Ibsen (ˈɪbsən)
 
n
Henrik (ˈhɛnrɪk). 1828--1906, Norwegian dramatist and poet. After his early verse plays Brand (1866) and Peer Gynt (1867), he began the series of social dramas in prose, including A Doll's House (1879), Ghosts (1881), and The Wild Duck (1886), which have had a profound influence on modern drama. His later plays, such as Hedda Gabler (1890) and The Master Builder (1892), are more symbolic

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Parodies of poetry or drama, particularly of the extremely literary type such as ibsen.
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