Riot and Great Anger: Stage Censorship in Twentieth-Century Ireland

Riot and Great Anger: Stage Censorship in Twentieth-Century Ireland

by Joan Fitzpatrick Dean

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ISBN-13: 9780299196646
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date: 04/29/2010
Series: Irish Studies in Literature and Culture Series
Edition description: 1
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Joan FitzPatrick Dean is Distinguished Teaching Professor of English at the University of Missouri–Kansas City and author of Dancing at Lughnasa, David Hare, and Tom Stoppard: Comedy as a Moral Matrix.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
List of Abbreviations

Introduction
1 Theatrical Censorship and Disorder in Ireland
2 Theatre, Art, and Censorship
3 "The Evil Genius"
4 "The Boom of the Ban"
5 The Riot in Westport; or, George A. Birmingham at Home
6 The Freedom of the Theatre in the Irish Free State, 1922–1929
7 Irish Stage Censorship from Salome through Roly Poly
8 The Fifties
9 New Theatrical Economics
Conclusion

Notes
Selected Bibliography
Index

Acknowledgments
List of Abbreviations

Introduction
1 Theatrical Censorship and Disorder in Ireland
2 Theatre, Art, and Censorship
3 "The Evil Genius"
4 "The Boom of the Ban"
5 The Riot in Westport; or, George A. Birmingham at Home
6 The Freedom of the Theatre in the Irish Free State, 1922–1929
7 Irish Stage Censorship from Salome through Roly Poly
8 The Fifties
9 New Theatrical Economics
Conclusion

Notes
Selected Bibliography
Index

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