Gender and Realism in Plays and Performances by Women

Gender and Realism in Plays and Performances by Women

by Leslie Crawford Hurley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0820445975

ISBN-13: 9780820445977

Pub. Date: 09/28/2003

Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing Inc.

Gender and Realism in Plays and Performances by Women addresses gender issues and the «creating» of gender in contemporary theatre (1970s-1990s) by British and American women. This book’s foci are the biological-essentialism vision of the gender category, Woman, as well as the deconstruction of gender as presented in plays and performance

Overview

Gender and Realism in Plays and Performances by Women addresses gender issues and the «creating» of gender in contemporary theatre (1970s-1990s) by British and American women. This book’s foci are the biological-essentialism vision of the gender category, Woman, as well as the deconstruction of gender as presented in plays and performance art by women. Artists discussed include Beth Henley, Sarah Daniels, Pam Gems, Jane Chambers, Peggy Shaw, and Holly Hughes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780820445977
Publisher:
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Publication date:
09/28/2003
Series:
American University Studies, #7
Pages:
116
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.10(d)

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