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- Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2016; US$ 129.99
Clyde Fitch was a major figure in the American theatre, influential in his time and to the playwrights who followed. A collection of Fitch?s letters published in 1924 provided a sanitized record of his life, but no major biography has since appeared. Clyde Fitch and the American Theatre: An Olive in the Cocktail is the missing piece in the study... more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99
Représenté pour la première fois à Madrid, en 1844, Don Juan Tenorio de José Zorrilla (1817-1893) est vite devenu, dans le monde hispanique, une ?uvre extrêmement célèbre. Ce drame « religieux et fantastique » fut longtemps joué chaque année, à l'occasion de la fête des morts. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 75.95
New Historicism has been one of the major developments in literary theory over the last decade, both in the USA and Europe. In this book, Wilson and Dutton examine the theories behind New Historicism and its celebrated impact in practice on Renaissance Drama, providing an important collection both for students of the genre and of literary theory. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 71.95
The period 1890-1940 was a particularly rich and influential phase in the development of modern English theatre: the age of Wilde and Shaw and a generation of influential actors and managers from Irving and Terry to Guilgud and Olivier. Jean Chothia's study is in two parts beginning with a portrait of the period, setting the narrative context and... more...
- Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2016; US$ 94.99
This book explores the many different ways that we can understand the concept of ?literary influence,? considering both the pressures exerted upon a work at the time of its creation as well as the pressures that continue to be exerted upon it and that it in turn exerts upon other works in the course of its literary or performance history. more...
- OBERON BOOKS Ltd 2016; US$ 18.99
The Live Art Almanac Volume 4 is a collection of ?found? writings about and around Live Art that were originally published, shared, sent, spread and read between January 2012 and December 2014. Selected through recommendations and an open call for submissions, Volume 4 reflects the dynamic, international contexts that Live Art and radical performancebased... more...
- Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2016; US$ 79.99
This book explores the diverse representation of sexualities in Tennessee Williams?s texts and argues for his creative response to the increase, prior to and following World War II, in criminal prosecution of transgressive sexual activity. It expands longstanding scholarly assessments of Williams?s work, using the law as a framework to assess this... more...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2016; US$ 24.95
This is a study of Hamlet as literary myth, a figurative mode of art in which structure is basic; yet primal myth, myth in the larger, non-literary sense, becomes part of it too, because the substance of Hamlet seems to be of this kind. more...