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Theatre of Naomi Wallace : Embodied Dialogues.

Author: Scott T Cummings
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
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Known for their intimate, sensual encounters that examine the relationship between identity and power, playwright Naomi Wallace's works are critically examined for the first time.


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Scott T Cummings
ISBN: 1137017910 9781137017918 1137017929 9781137017925 9781306287180 1306287189
OCLC Number: 878101983
Description: 1 online resource (1 online resource (288 pages)) : illustrations (black and white)
Contents: Preface: Embodied Dialogues; Erica Stevens Abbitt Introduction: The Discourse of the Body; Scott T. Cummings PART I: WRITINGS ON WALLACE 1. Death and Desire, Apocalypse, and Utopia: Feminist Gestus and the Utopian Performative in the Plays of Naomi Wallace; Shannon Baley 2. Love in a Wound; Scott T. Cummings 3. Messianic Marxism in Naomi Wallace's Slaughter City and Things of Dry Hours; Buell Wisner 4. An American Exile in America; Vivian Gornick 5. The City that Embraced Naomi Wallace; Walter Bilderback 6. Naomi Wallace and the Dramaturgy of Rehearsal; Lindsay B. Cummings 7. Naomi Wallace and the Politics of Desire; Josephine Machon 8. Crucial Unspeakables, or Pedagogies of the Repressed: Directing Sex in the Plays of Naomi Wallace; Beth Cleary 9. Mapping The Inland Sea: Naomi Wallace's British Epic Drama; Art Borreca 10. Slip's Bluff; Neil Chudgar 11. Journeys into the Heart of Whiteness: A Labor Historian Looks at the Work of Naomi Wallace; Peter Rachleff 12. Unbearable Intimacies: Occupation, Utopia, and Creative Destruction in The Fever Chart; Adam John Waterman 13. To Girl or Not To Girl; Erica Stevens Abbitt PART II: COLLABORATORS 1. Standing on Your Head; Dominic Dromgoole 2. Naomi Is Inside My Head; Ron Daniels 3. Designing Wallace; Riccardo Hernandez 4. In the Fields of Naomi Wallace; Jessica Dromgoole 5. Radical Poetry; David Gothard 6. Being the 'Other': Naomi Wallace and the Middle East; Ismail Khalidi 7. Translating Wallace; Dominique Hollier 8. Betting on Naomi and the Boss; Raz Shaw 9. Mindscapes of Palestine; Erin B. Mee 10. Directing Wallace; Jo Bonney 11. Beautiful Resistance; Abdelfattah Abusrour 12. The Facts of Love; Robin D. G. Kelley 13. Nettle Soup; Bruce McLeod PART III: WALLACE IN HER OWN WORDS 1. "Strange Times" 2. Seven Poems 3. "Let the Right One In" 4. Manifesto 5. "We Are Also Each Other" 6. "The Fish Story" 7. The Tal Pidae Lehrstucke 8. "On Writing as Transgression"


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"A crucial and long overdue study of one of the fiercest, most poetic and sensual voices that the American theatre has ever produced. A book that celebrates Wallace's grace, intellectual wit, and Read more...

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