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  • Performing Noncitizenshipby Emma Cox

    Anthem Press 2015; US$ 99.00

    This exacting study examines the role that theatre, film and activism responsive to asylum seekers has played in the emergence of ?irregular? noncitizenship as a cornerstone idea in contemporary Australian political and social life. more...

  • Re: Producing Women's Dramatic Historyby D.A. Hadfield

    Talonbooks 2015; US$ 24.95

    D.A. Hadfield D.A. Hadfield teaches English, drama and theatre studies at the University of Guelph and St. Jerome?s University (Waterloo, Ontario). Her readings of theatre history consider critical and historical narratives in the context of the archival materials—the “textual residues? of performance—that are implicated in the systems of representation.... more...

  • Bad Boy Nietzsche! and Other Playsby Richard Foreman

    Theatre Communications Group 2015; US$ 17.95

    Richard Foreman founded the Ontological-Hysteric theatre in 1968. The theatre is currently in the historic St. Marks Church, where he rehearses and produced one of his new plays each year, each play performing for 16 weeks every winter. more...

  • British Pirates in Print and Performanceby Frederick Burwick; Manushag N. Powell

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 90.00

    Frederick Burwick is a Research Professor of English at the University of California, Los Angeles, USA and is author and editor of thirty books and over one hundred and forty articles. He is editor of The Oxford Handbook of Samuel Taylor Coleridge and general editor of the three-volume Encyclopedia of Romantic Literature . His recent books include... more...

  • Geoparsing Early Modern English Dramaby Monica Matei-Chesnoiu

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 90.00

    1. Introduction: Recomposing Space within Geographic Diversity 2. Reclaimed Ancient and Renaissance Geographic Commentaries 3. Ovid, Pontus Euxinus , and Geographic Imagination 4. Hydrography as Poetics: Rivers and Empires 5. Cities of the Sea: Constantinople - Mobility and Cosmopolitanism 6. Isolarii or Performative Island Routes 7. Conclusions:... more...

  • Christopher Marlowe at 450by Sara Munson Deats; Robert A. Logan

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 129.95

    Commemorating the 450th birthday of a major, powerfully influential English poet and dramatist, Christopher Marlowe at 450 presents a comprehensive, up-to-date appraisal of the Marlovian scholarly landscape. An international group of acknowledged Marlowe experts evaluates the scholarship and criticism of all the individual works, various critical approaches,... more...

  • Canadian Drama and the Criticsby L. W. Conolly

    Talonbooks 2015; US$ 24.95

    L.W. Conolly Leonard W. Conolly is President and Vice-Chancellor of Trent University. A noted theatre historian, he is the author of over 50 articles and reviews in a variety of British and North American scholarly journals. Dr. Conolly also serves on the board of directors of the UNESCO-sponsored World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre and is... more...

  • About Hareby Richard Boon

    Faber & Faber 2015; US$ 13.11

    This series contains what no other study guides can offer - extensive first-hand interviews with the playwrights and their closest collaborators on all of their major work, put together by top academics especially for the modern student market. As well as invaluable synopses, biographical essays and chronologies, these guides allow the student much... more...

  • The Lineby Timberlake Wertenbaker

    Faber & Faber 2015; US$ 14.57

    How did you learn to draw a line that is so ferocious and so supple? There is no question Mademoiselle . . . You are one of us. From unexpected quarters in nineteenth century France, a bright new talent emerges: confident, penniless, and a woman. But circumstance is no obstacle to Suzanne Valadon. For the great Edgar Degas, his ambitious... more...

  • Staging Romantic Chameleons and Impostersby William D. Brewer

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 90.00

    Examining chameleonic identities as seen in theatrical performances and literary texts during the Romantic period, this study explores cultural attitudes toward imposture and how it reveals important and much-debated issues about this time period. Brewer shows chameleonism evoked anxieties about both social instability and British selfhood. more...