Censorship of British Drama,1900-1968: Volume One 1900-1932,the Laps of the Gods

Censorship of British Drama,1900-1968: Volume One 1900-1932,the Laps of the Gods

by Steve Nicholson
     
 

This is the first part of a two volume analysis of British theatre censorship from 1900 until 1968, based on previously undocumented material in the Lord Chamberlain's Correspondence archives.See more details below

Overview

This is the first part of a two volume analysis of British theatre censorship from 1900 until 1968, based on previously undocumented material in the Lord Chamberlain's Correspondence archives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780859896382
Publisher:
University of Exeter Press
Publication date:
06/01/2002
Series:
University of Exeter Press - Exeter Performance Studies Series
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
9.40(w) x 6.50(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements

Introduction: Because Lions Ain't Rabbits
Section One: 1900-1918
1. From Ibsenity to Obscenity: Principles and Practice 1900-1909
2. People Who Eat Peas With Their Knife: The Government Enquiry of 1909
3. Cats, Canaries and Guinea Pigs: Principles and Practice 1909-1913
4. A Clique of Erotic Women: The First World War (Part One)
5. The Hidden hand: The First World War (Part Two)
Section Two: 1919-1932
6. The Dead Men: Principles and Practice
7. No Screams from Rabbit: Horror and Religion
8. Merchandisers in Muck: The Immortal Maze
9. Our Good Humoured Community: Domestic Politics
10. Foreign Bodies: International Politics
Conclusion: A Gentler Process of Prevention

Notes
Select Bibliography
Index

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