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Theorizing practice : redefining theatre history

Author: William B Worthen; Peter Holland
Publisher: Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.
Series: Redefining British theatre history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These essays present a wide-ranging interrogation of the practice of theatre history studies, raising questions of history and historiography; the bearing of national, sexual, and racial identity on  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Kongress 2002
Kongress
Congresses
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William B Worthen; Peter Holland
ISBN: 1403907935 9781403907936 1403907943 9781403907943
OCLC Number: 52429534
Description: xvii, 240 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Redefining British theater history / Peter Holland --
Theorizing practice / W.B. Worthen --
History of histories : from Flecknoe to Nicoll / Peter Holland --
Confessions of an encyclopedist / Dennis Kennedy --
Criteria for evidence : anecdotes in Shakespearean biography, 1709-2000 / Thomas Postlewait --
Decomposing history (why are there so few women in theater history?) / Susan Bennett --
Photography, theater, mnemonics; or, Thirteen ways of looking at a still / Barbara Hodgdon --
Vicarious : theater and the rise of synthetic experience / Joseph Roach --
Zoo stories : "Boundary work" in theater history / Una Chaudhuri --
History plays (in) Britain : dramas, nations and inventing the present / Loren Kruger --
Deus ex machina in the modern theater : theater, history, and theater history / Freddie Rokem --
Improvising/history / Susan Leigh Foster --
Imprint of performance / W.B. Worthen.
Series Title: Redefining British theatre history.
Responsibility: edited by W.B. Worthen with Peter Holland.
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