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Women in British Romantic Theatre

Drama, Performance, and Society, 17901840

by Catherine Burroughs

  • 70 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theatre, drama,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Great Britain,
  • 19th Century English Drama,
  • Women As Authors (English Literature),
  • Women in the theater,
  • Plays / Drama,
  • English,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • British Isles,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • History,
  • Drama,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • English drama--Women authors--History and criticism,
  • Performing Arts / Theater / General,
  • 19th century,
  • Women Authors,
  • 18th century,
  • English drama,
  • History and criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7750774M
    ISBN 100521662249
    ISBN 109780521662246

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"Women in British Romantic Theatre offers a consistently high quality of contributions and a clear focus on the questions of performance, genre, and gender. By maintaining the importance of women writers as a category that is politically heterogeneous and historically textured, Burroughs and her contributors shed valuable light on the gender of Author: Women in British Romantic Theatre book Burroughs.

As theatre and drama of the Romantic Period undergo a critical reassessment among scholars internationally, the contributions of women as playwrights, actresses, and managers are also being revalued. This volume, which brings together leading British, North American, and Italian critics, is.

A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloguing in Publication data Women in British Romantic Theatre: drama, performance, and society, – / edited by Catherine Burroughs. Includes bibliographical references and index.

usbn 0 File Size: KB. Women in British Romantic Theatre: Drama, Performance and Society, by Catherine B. Burroughs This is the first collection of essays to examine the extraordinary contribution of women playwrights, actors, translators, critics and managers who worked in.

As theatre and drama of the Romantic Period undergo a critical reassessment among scholars internationally, the contributions of women as playwrights, actresses, and managers are also being revalued.

This volume, which brings together leading British, North American, and Italian critics, is a crucial step towards reclaiming the importance of Author: Keir Elam.

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As the years passed, women in theatre were gaining ground slowly but surely, despite the trends and traditions that told women no. This happened in early American theatre as well.

There were female playrights, females acting on stage, plays that gave female characters a prominent role, and also, many females in the theatre audience. Revolution. When reference is made to Romantic verse, the poets who generally spring to mind are William Blake (), William Wordsworth (), Samuel Taylor Coleridge (), George Gordon, 6th Lord Byron (), Percy Bysshe Shelley () and John Keats ().

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