Theatre & Performance Studies: Gender & Sexuality

  • The Politics and Poetics of Camp book cover

    The Politics and Poetics of Camp

    1st Edition

    Edited by Morris Meyer

    The Politics and Poetics of Camp is a radical reappraisal of the meaning and discourse of camp. The contributors look at both the meaning and the uses of camp performance, and ask: is camp a style, or a witty but nonetheless powerful cultural critique? The essays investigate camp from its early…

    Paperback – 2011-11-11
    Routledge

  • Handbook on Sexual Violence book cover

    Handbook on Sexual Violence

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer M. Brown, Sandra L. Walklate

    This book contextualizes the complexity of sexual violence within its broader context – from war to the resolution of interpersonal disputes – and covers a wide span including sexual harassment, bullying, rape and murder as well as domestic violence. Written by leading academics from a variety…

    Paperback – 2011-10-19
    Routledge

  • A Queer History of the Ballet book cover

    A Queer History of the Ballet

    1st Edition

    By Peter Stoneley

    Designed for students, scholars and general readers with an interest in dance and queer history, A Queer History of the Ballet focuses on how, as makers and as audiences, queer men and women have helped to develop many of the texts, images, and legends of ballet. Presenting a series of historical…

    Paperback – 2006-10-06
    Routledge

  • Striptease Culture: Sex, Media and the Democratisation of Desire book cover

    Striptease Culture

    Sex, Media and the Democratisation of Desire, 1st Edition

    By Brian McNair

    From advertising to health education campaigns, sex and sexual imagery now permeate every aspect of culture. Striptease Culture explores the 'sexualization' of contemporary life, relating it to wider changes in post-war society. Striptease Culture is divided in to three sections: * Part one –…

    Paperback – 2002-02-21
    Routledge

  • Strip Show: Performances of Gender and Desire book cover

    Strip Show

    Performances of Gender and Desire, 1st Edition

    By Katherine Liepe-Levinson

    This book offers an account of an unprecedented North American study of contemporary female and male strip shows. It particularly focuses on the contradictory sex roles, cultural positions, and performance practices of 'straight' strip shows during their second heyday in the early 1990s.Katherine…

    Paperback – 2001-11-15
    Routledge
    Gender in Performance

  • Enter The Body: Women and Representation on Shakespeare's Stage book cover

    Enter The Body

    Women and Representation on Shakespeare's Stage, 1st Edition

    By Carol Chillington Rutter

    Enter the Body offers a series of provocative case studies of the work women's bodies do on Shakespeare's intensely body-conscious stage. Rutter's topics are sex, death, race, gender, culture, politics, and the excessive performative body that exceeds the playtext it inhabits. As well as drawing…

    Paperback – 2000-11-23
    Routledge

  • Women's Intercultural Performance book cover

    Women's Intercultural Performance

    1st Edition

    By Julie Holledge, Joanne Tompkins

    This is the first in-depth examination of contemporary intercultural performance by women around the world. Contemporary feminist performance is explored in the contexts of current intercultural practices, theories and debates. Holledge and Tompkins provide ways of thinking about and analysing…

    Paperback – 2000-06-29
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Theatre Review: Women, Politics and Performance in South African Theatre Today book cover

    Contemporary Theatre Review

    Women, Politics and Performance in South African Theatre Today, 1st Edition

    By Lizbeth Goodman

    First published in 1999, 'Women, Politics and Performance in South African Theatre Today' is an important contribution to Performance.…

    Paperback – 1999-08-19
    Routledge

  • Women, Politics and Performance in South African Theatre Today Vol 3 book cover

    Women, Politics and Performance in South African Theatre Today Vol 3

    1st Edition

    By Lizbeth Goodman

    This title available in eBook format. Click here for more information.Visit our eBookstore at: www.ebookstore.tandf.co.uk.…

    Paperback – 1999-08-19
    Routledge

  • Women, Politics and Performance in South African Theatre Today: Volume 2 book cover

    Women, Politics and Performance in South African Theatre Today

    Volume 2, 1st Edition

    By Goodman L

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1999-08-19
    Routledge

  • Feminist Theatre Practice: A Handbook book cover

    Feminist Theatre Practice: A Handbook

    1st Edition

    By Elaine Aston

    Feminist Theatre Practice: A Handbook is a helpful, practical guide to theatre-making which explores the different ways of representing gender. Best-selling author, Elaine Aston, takes the reader through the various stages of making feminist theatre- from warming up, through workshopped…

    Paperback – 1999-03-11
    Routledge

  • 1956 and All That: The Making of Modern British Drama book cover

    1956 and All That

    The Making of Modern British Drama, 1st Edition

    By Dan Rebellato

    It is said that British Drama was shockingly lifted out of the doldrums by the 'revolutionary' appearance of John Osborne's Look Back in Anger at the Royal Court in May 1956. But had the theatre been as ephemeral and effeminate as the Angry Young Men claimed? Was the era of Terence Rattigan and '…

    Paperback – 1999-02-11
    Routledge

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