Transnational and Transcultural Exchange in Early Modern Drama: Theater Crossing Borders

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Emphasizing a performative and stage-centered approach, this book considers early modern European theater as an international phenomenon. Early modern theater was remarkable both in the ways that it represented material and symbolic exchanges across political, linguistic, and cultural borders, but also in the ways that it entered them. Contributors study various modalities of exchange, including the material and causal influence of one theater upon another, generalized and system influence, the transmission of theoretical and ethical ideas about the theater by humanist vehicles, and polyglot linguistic resonances that evoke circum-mediterranean "cultural geographies."
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Table of Contents

List of Figures

Introduction Robert Henke Henke, Robert

Pt. I Traveling Actors

1 Border-Crossing in the Commedia dell'Arte Robert Henke Henke, Robert

2 English Troupes in Early Modern Germany: The Women M. A. Katritzky Katritzky, M. A.

Pt. II Transportable Units

3 A Midsummer Nights Dream and Italian Pastoral Richard Andrews Andrews, Richard

4 Dramatic Bodies and Novellesque Spaces in Jacobean Tragedy and Tragicomedy Melissa Walter Walter, Melissa

Pt. III The Question of the Actress: Moral and Theoretical Transnation alisms

5 Ophelia Sings like a Prima Donna Innamorata: Ophelia's Mad Scene and the Italian Female Performer Eric Nicholson Nicholson, Eric

6 Theorizing Women's Place: Nicholas Poussin, The Rape of the Sabines, and the Early Modern Stage Jane Tylus Tylus, Jane

Pt. IV Performing Alterity: Doubled National Identity

7 The Dutch Diaspora in English Comedy: 1598 to 1618 Christian M. Billing Billing, Christian M.

8 Foreign Emotions on the Stage of Twelth Night Susanne L. Wofford Wofford, Susanne L.

9 Translated Turks on the Early Modern Stage Jacques Lezra Lezra, Jacques

Pt. V Performing a Nation: Transregional Exchanges

10 Epicene in Edinburgh (1672): City Comedy beyond the London Stage Clare McManus McManus, Clare

11 Proto-nationalist Performatives and Trans-theatrical Displacement in Henry V David Schalkwyk Schalkwyk, David

12 Shakespeare on the Indian Stage: Resistance, Recalcitrance, Recuperation Shormishtha Panja Panja, Shormishtha

Epilogue Reading Shakespeare, Reading the Masks of the Italian Commedia: Fixed Forms and the Breath of Life Mace Perlman Perlman, Mace

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