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Weyward Macbeth : intersections of race and performance

Author: Scott L Newstok; Ayanna Thompson
Publisher: New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Series: Signs of race.
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The accomplished contributors add significant understanding to the staging and teaching of Macbeth and reflect on the rich history of African Americans struggling to find a voice on the American stage.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Scott L Newstok; Ayanna Thompson
ISBN: 9780230102163 0230102166 023061633X 9780230616332 0230616429 9780230616424
OCLC Number: 949274928
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: What is a "weyward" Macbeth? / Ayanna Thompson --
Weird brothers : what Thomas Middleton's The witch can tell us about race, sex and gender in Macbeth / Celia R. Daileader --
"Blood will have blood" : violence, slavery, and Macbeth in the antebellum American imagination / Heather S. Nathans --
The exorcism of Macbeth : Frederick Douglass's appropriation of Shakespeare / John C. Briggs --
Ira Aldridge as Macbeth / Bernth Lindfors --
Minstrel show Macbeth / Joyce Green MacDonald --
Reading Macbeth in texts by and about African Americans, 1903-1944 : race and the problematics of allusive identification / Nick Moschovakis --
Before Welles : a 1935 Boston production / Lisa N. Simmons --
Black cast conjures white genius : unraveling the mystique of Orson Welles's "Voodoo" Macbeth / Marguerite Rippy --
After Welles : re -do Voodoo Macbeth / Scott L. Newstok --
The vo-du Macbeth! : travels and travails of a choreo-drama inspired by the FTP production / Lenwood Sloan --
A Black actor's guide to the Scottish play, or, why Macbeth matters / Harry J. Lennix --
Asian-American theatre reimagined : Shogun Macbeth in New York / Alexander C.Y. Huang --
The Tlingit play : Macbeth and Native Americanism / Anita Maynard-Losh --
A post-apocalyptic Macbeth : teatro LA TEA's Macbeth 2029 / José A. Esquea --
Multicultural, multilingual Macbeth / William C. Carroll --
Reflections on Verdi, Macbeth, and non-traditional casting in opera / Wallace McClain Cheatham --
Ellington's Dark lady / Douglas Lanier --
Hip-hop Macbeths, "digitized Blackness," and the millennial minstrel : illegal culture sharing in the virtual classroom / Todd Landon Barnes --
Riddling whiteness, riddling certainty : Roman Polanski's Macbeth / Francesca Royster --
Semper die : marines incarnadine in Nina Menkes's The Bloody Child : an interior of violence / Courtney Lehmann --
Shades of Shakespeare : colorblind casting and interracial couples in Macbeth in Manhattan, Grey's Anatomy, and Prison Macbeth / Amy Scott-Douglass --
Three weyward sisters : African-American female poets conjure with Macbeth / Charita Gainey-O'Toole and Elizabeth Alexander --
"Black up again" : combating Macbeth in contemporary African-American plays / Philip C. Kolin --
Black characters in search of an author : Black plays on Black performers of Shakespeare / Peter Erickson --
Oba Macbeth : national transition as national traumission / Richard Burt --
Selected productions of Macbeth featuring non-traditional casting / Brent Butgereit and Scott L. Newstok.
Series Title: Signs of race.
Responsibility: edited by Scott L. Newstok, Ayanna Thompson.

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