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Interculturalism and resistance in the London theater, 1660-1800 : identity, performance, empire

Author: Mita Choudhury
Publisher: Lewisburg [Pa.] : Bucknell University Press ; London : Associated University Presses, ©2000.
Series: Bucknell studies in eighteenth-century literature and culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Interculturalism and Resistance in the London Theater, Mita Choudhury argues that the eighteenth-century British theater is a dynamic expression and register of the anxieties and tensions of a culture poised for global supremacy. By strategic consideration of political and intellectual alliances that the theater inspired and stifled, and through discussions of a wide cross-section of performance practices from
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mita Choudhury
ISBN: 0838754481 9780838754481
OCLC Number: 43701576
Description: 217 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Bucknell studies in eighteenth-century literature and culture.
Other Titles: Interculturalism and resistance
Responsibility: Mita Choudhury.
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