Women Direct Shakespeare in America: Productions from the 1990s

Women Direct Shakespeare in America: Productions from the 1990s

by Nancy Taylor
     
 
Herself the artistic director of a troupe, Taylor (theater, Illinois College) examines how eight women have directed Shakespeare on the American stage during the terminal decade of the 20th century. She is interested in whether various feminist ideas and activities are widespread through American culture even in the wake of second-wave feminism, when some women still

Overview

Herself the artistic director of a troupe, Taylor (theater, Illinois College) examines how eight women have directed Shakespeare on the American stage during the terminal decade of the 20th century. She is interested in whether various feminist ideas and activities are widespread through American culture even in the wake of second-wave feminism, when some women still resist what they understand as feminism. She first profiles the directors, then analyzes their productions. Distributed in the US by Associated University Presses. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838640494
Publisher:
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press
Publication date:
01/28/2005
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)

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