Readings in Renaissance Women's Drama: Criticism, History, and Performance 1594-1998, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Readings in Renaissance Women's Drama

Criticism, History, and Performance 1594-1998, 1st Edition

Edited by S. P. Cerasano, Marion Wynne-Davies

Routledge

336 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9780415164436
pub: 1998-10-01
$45.95
x
Hardback: 9780415164429
pub: 1998-10-01
Currently out of stock
$160.00
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780203049068
pub: 2002-01-31
from $22.98


FREE Standard Shipping!

Description

Readings in Renaissance Women's Drama is the most complete sourcebook for the study of this growing area of inquiry. It brings together, for the first time, a collection of the key critical commentaries and historical essays - both classic and contemporary - on Renaissance women's drama. Specifically designed to provide a comprehensive overview for students, teachers and scholars, this collection combines:

* this century's key critical essays on drama by early modern women by early critics such as Virginia Woolf and T.S. Eliot

* specially-commissioned new essays by some of today's important feminist critics

* a preface and introduction explaining this selection and contexts of the materials

* a bibliography of secondary sources

Playwrights covered include Joanna Lumley, Elizabeth Cary, Mary Sidney, Mary Wroth and the Cavendish sisters.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LIT000000
LITERARY CRITICISM / General