The Resource Making a spectacle : feminist essays on contemporary women's theatre, edited and with an introduction by Lynda Hart ; contributors, Stephanie Arnold ... [et al.]

Making a spectacle : feminist essays on contemporary women's theatre, edited and with an introduction by Lynda Hart ; contributors, Stephanie Arnold ... [et al.]

Label
Making a spectacle : feminist essays on contemporary women's theatre
Title
Making a spectacle
Title remainder
feminist essays on contemporary women's theatre
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Lynda Hart ; contributors, Stephanie Arnold ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
812/.54/099287
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS338.W6
LC item number
M3 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hart, Lynda
Series statement
Women and culture series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American drama
  • Women and literature
  • American drama
  • English drama
  • English drama
  • Feminist drama
  • Women in literature
  • Feminist theater
  • Théâtre américain
  • Théâtre anglais
  • Femmes dans la littérature
  • Écrits de femmes américains
  • Écrits de femmes anglais
  • Critique féministe
Label
Making a spectacle : feminist essays on contemporary women's theatre, edited and with an introduction by Lynda Hart ; contributors, Stephanie Arnold ... [et al.]
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Introduction : performing feminism / Lynda Hart -- Mass culture and metaphors of menace in Joan Schenkar's plays / Vivian M. Patraka -- Body art : hunger and satiation in the plays of Tina Howe / Nancy Backes -- Music as metaphor : new plays of Black women / Margaret B. Wilkerson -- The madwoman in the spotlight : plays of Maria Irene Fornes / Gayle Austin -- Rejecting necrophilia : Ntozake Shange and the warrior re-visioned / Mary K. Deshazer -- Revisionary endings : Pam Gem's Aunt Mary and Camille / Susan Carlson -- Beth Henley : female quest and the family-play tradition / Jonnie Guerra -- "They don't even look like maids anymore" : Wendy Kesselman's My sister in this house / Lynda Hart
  • Marsha Norman's She-tragedies / Jenny S. Spencer -- Making magic public : Megan Terry's traveling family circus / Jan Breslauer and Helene Keyssar -- Dissolving the half shadows : Japanese American women playwrights / Stephanie Arnold -- Re-presenting women writers onstage : a retrospective to the present / Anita Plath Helle -- Toward a re-vision of Chicano theatre history : the women of El Teatro Campesino / Yolanda Broyles González -- Michelene Wandor : artist and ideologue / Janelle Reinelt -- (In)visible bodies in Churchill's theater / Elin Diamond -- Toward a butch-femme aesthetic / Sue-Ellen Case -- Mirrors moving beyond frames : Sandra Shotlander's Framework and Blind Salome / Rosemary Curb -- Bending gender to fit the canon : the politics of production / Jill Dolan
Extent
1 online resource (347 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036696933
Label
Making a spectacle : feminist essays on contemporary women's theatre, edited and with an introduction by Lynda Hart ; contributors, Stephanie Arnold ... [et al.]
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Introduction : performing feminism / Lynda Hart -- Mass culture and metaphors of menace in Joan Schenkar's plays / Vivian M. Patraka -- Body art : hunger and satiation in the plays of Tina Howe / Nancy Backes -- Music as metaphor : new plays of Black women / Margaret B. Wilkerson -- The madwoman in the spotlight : plays of Maria Irene Fornes / Gayle Austin -- Rejecting necrophilia : Ntozake Shange and the warrior re-visioned / Mary K. Deshazer -- Revisionary endings : Pam Gem's Aunt Mary and Camille / Susan Carlson -- Beth Henley : female quest and the family-play tradition / Jonnie Guerra -- "They don't even look like maids anymore" : Wendy Kesselman's My sister in this house / Lynda Hart
  • Marsha Norman's She-tragedies / Jenny S. Spencer -- Making magic public : Megan Terry's traveling family circus / Jan Breslauer and Helene Keyssar -- Dissolving the half shadows : Japanese American women playwrights / Stephanie Arnold -- Re-presenting women writers onstage : a retrospective to the present / Anita Plath Helle -- Toward a re-vision of Chicano theatre history : the women of El Teatro Campesino / Yolanda Broyles González -- Michelene Wandor : artist and ideologue / Janelle Reinelt -- (In)visible bodies in Churchill's theater / Elin Diamond -- Toward a butch-femme aesthetic / Sue-Ellen Case -- Mirrors moving beyond frames : Sandra Shotlander's Framework and Blind Salome / Rosemary Curb -- Bending gender to fit the canon : the politics of production / Jill Dolan
Extent
1 online resource (347 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036696933

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