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Feminism and theatre

Sue-Ellen Case

Feminism and theatre

by Sue-Ellen Case

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism and theater,
  • Feminist literary criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [139]-144) and index.

    StatementSue-Ellen Case.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination149 p. ;
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17730099M
    OCLC/WorldCa27367950

      Theatre Studies courses are becoming increasingly popular at undergraduate classic study is both an introduction to, and an overview of, the relationship between feminism and theatre. The reissued edition features a new Preface by Elaine Aston who examines the context in which Case's book was written, the influence it has had 5/5(3). ELAINE ASTON is Professor of Contemporary Performance at Lancaster University, UK. She has published extensively on feminist theatre and performance, and her major works include An Introduction to Feminism and Theatre () and Feminist Views on the English Stage ().

      Anyone who knows me can tell you I'm a huge musical theatre nerd. On Wednesday I picked up a copy of Stephen Sondheim's new book Finishing the Hat and it got me thinking about musicals and feminism. What musicals are more feminist than others? For the purposes of this highly unscientific analysis, musicals I'm deeming more feminist had strong . About this Item: Macmillan, U. K., Glossy Soft Cover. Condition: Very Good. Reprint. indexed pages. This study serves as both an introduction to, and an overview of, the relationship between feminism and theatre. lt raises questions for the feminist historian who inherits a tradition of theatre history in which women playwrights and actresses are conspicuously .

    According to this approach, which typically equates “feminism” with “feminist theory,” “liberal feminists” such as Betty Friedan (see Significant Others, p. ), focus on how political, economic, and social rights can be fully extended to women within contemporary soci-. The focus of the book is the seven plays. Each play is individually introduced by Case, providing biographical information, critical perspectives, and points of reference to Anglo-American feminism and theatre.") ^ Case, Sue-Ellen (ed.), Split Britches: Lesbian Practice/Feminist Performance () (ISBN   ).


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At last an accessible and intelligent introduction to the energising and challenging relationship between feminism and this clear and enlightening book, Aston discusses wide-ranging theoretical topics and provides case studies including:* Feminism and theatre history* 'M/Othering the self': French feminist theory and theatre* Black women: shaping feminist theatre.

My first feminist theatre theory book, edited by Helene Keyssar, includes essays such as “Realism, Narrative, and the Feminist Playwright,” by Jeanie Forte, and “Frame Up: Feminism, Psychoanalysis, and Theatre,” by Barbara Freedman.

At last an accessible and intelligent introduction to the energising and challenging relationship between feminism and theatre. In this clear and enlightening book, Aston discusses wide-ranging theoretical topics and provides case studies including: * Feminism and theatre history * `M/Othering the self': French feminist theory and theatre * Black women: shaping feminist theatre.

This classic study is both an introduction to, and an overview of, the relationship between feminism and theatre. The reissued edition features a new Foreword by Elaine Aston who examines the context in which Case's book was written, the influence it has had, subsequent developments in the field and the continued importance of the work.

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This classic study is both an introduction to, and an overview of, the relationship between feminism and theatre. The reissued edition features a new Foreword by Elaine Aston who examines the context in which Case's book was written, the influence it has had, subsequent developments in the field and the continued importance of the work/5(46).Theatre & Feminism tells the story of the movement known as feminist performance theory.

It explores key debates from its year history, engages with the work of groundbreaking thinkers including Elin Diamond, Jill Dolan, Peggy Phelan and Elaine Aston, and includes case studies of recent performances by established and emerging feminist artists/5(3).The following is a list of feminist literature, listed by year of first publication, then within the year alphabetically by title (using the English title rather than the foreign language title if available/applicable).

Books and magazines are in italics, all other types of literature are not and are in quotation marks.