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7 edition of Women in Theatre (Contemporary Theatre Review Series) found in the catalog.

Women in Theatre (Contemporary Theatre Review Series)

by Pascal

  • 206 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social history,
  • Theatre, drama,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Theater - General,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Performing Arts / Theater / General,
  • Social Science / Feminism & Feminist Theory,
  • Women authors,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9078897M
    ISBN 103718655985
    ISBN 109783718655984

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    A while ago I read Michael Riedel's New York Post article, "A feminist war is being waged at Broadway's Waitress," about how the creative team behind Broadway's Waitress is letting their feminism cloud their judgment regarding the ss has Broadway's first all-female creative team. It's the story of a woman from a small town who is stuck in an abusive marriage, who expresses Author: Harmony France. In analysing radical feminism and theatre, materialist feminism and theatre, and women of colour, the author explains how political movement has influenced the stage. In examining the development of feminist aesthetics, experiments in organization, performance style and audience.

      Women of Abstract Expressionism is a long-overdue survey. Lavishly illustrated with full-color plates emphasizing the expressive freedom of direct gesture and process at the core of the movement, this book features biographies of more than forty . The trajectory of Eimear McBride’s career is an underdog’s dream: she spent six months writing her debut novel, A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing, and nine years trying to sell it, only to take the literary scene by storm when it was finally published in to an avalanche of acclaim, awards (including the Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction), and rapturous comparisons to James Joyce and.


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