• The Art of Adapting Victorian Literature, 1848-1920: Dramatizing Jane Eyre, David Copperfield, and The Woman in White book cover

    The Art of Adapting Victorian Literature, 1848-1920

    Dramatizing Jane Eyre, David Copperfield, and The Woman in White, 1st Edition

    By Karen E. Laird

    In The Art of Adapting Victorian Literature, 1848-1920, Karen E. Laird alternates between readings of nineteenth-century stage and twentieth-century silent film adaptations to investigate the working practices of the first adapters of Victorian fiction. Laird’s juxtaposition between stage and…

    Hardback – 2015-08-07
    Routledge

  • King John (Mis)Remembered book cover

    King John (Mis)Remembered

    1st Edition

    By Igor Djordjevic

    King John’s evil reputation has outlasted and proved more enduring than that of Richard III, whose notoriety seemed ensured thanks to Shakespeare’s portrayal of him. The paradox is even greater when we realize that this portrait of John endures despite Shakespeare’s portrait of him in the play King…

    Hardback – 2015-07-28
    Routledge

  • Setting the Scene: Perspectives on Twentieth-Century Theatre Architecture book cover

    Setting the Scene

    Perspectives on Twentieth-Century Theatre Architecture, 1st Edition

    By Alistair Fair

    During the twentieth century, an increasingly diverse range of buildings and spaces was used for theatre. Theatre architecture was re-formed by new approaches to staging and performance, while theatre was often thought to have a reforming role in society. Innovation was accompanied by the revival…

    Hardback – 2015-07-17
    Routledge

  • Food and Theatre on the World Stage book cover

    Food and Theatre on the World Stage

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dorothy Chansky, Ann Folino White

    Putting food and theatre into direct conversation, this volume focuses on how food and theatre have operated for centuries as partners in the performative, symbolic, and literary making of meaning. Through case studies, literary analyses, and performance critiques, contributors examine theatrical…

    Hardback – 2015-07-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • The Reinvention of Theatre in Sixteenth-century Europe: Traditions, Texts and Performance book cover

    The Reinvention of Theatre in Sixteenth-century Europe

    Traditions, Texts and Performance, 1st Edition

    By T. F. Earle

    Hardback – 2015-06-25
    Routledge

  • Performing Digital: Multiple Perspectives on a Living Archive book cover

    Performing Digital

    Multiple Perspectives on a Living Archive, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Carlin, Laurene Vaughan

    Digital technologies have transformed archives in every area of their form and function, and as technologies mature so does their capacity to change our understanding and experience of material and performative cultural production. There has been an exponential explosion in the production and…

    Hardback – 2015-06-16
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • The Circulation of Knowledge in Early Modern English Literature book cover

    The Circulation of Knowledge in Early Modern English Literature

    1st Edition

    By Sophie Chiari

    With its many rites of initiation (religious, educational, professional or sexual), Elizabethan and Jacobean education emphasized both imitation and discovery in a struggle to bring population to a minimal literacy, while more demanding techniques were being developed for the cultural elite. The…

    Hardback – 2015-05-28
    Routledge

  • The Gothic Novel and the Stage: Romantic Appropriations book cover

    The Gothic Novel and the Stage

    Romantic Appropriations, 1st Edition

    By Francesca Saggini

    In this ground-breaking study Francesca Saggini explores the relationship between the late eighteenth-century novel and the theatre, arguing that the implicit theatricality of the Gothic novel made it an obvious source from which dramatists could take ideas. Similarly, elements of the theatre…

    Hardback – 2015-05-01
    Routledge
    Literary Texts and the Popular Marketplace

  • Performing Kamishibai: An Emerging New Literacy for a Global Audience book cover

    Performing Kamishibai

    An Emerging New Literacy for a Global Audience, 1st Edition

    By Tara McGowan

    Kamishibai (paper-theater), a Japanese picture-storytelling medium, is gaining global interest as we move from a text-based culture to one that emphasizes multiple semiotic systems and performance. This is the first volume to explore the potential of kamishibai as a dynamic "new" interactive medium…

    Hardback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Historical Affects and the Early Modern Theater book cover

    Historical Affects and the Early Modern Theater

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ronda Arab, Michelle Dowd, Adam Zucker

    This collection of original essays honors the groundbreaking scholarship of Jean E. Howard by exploring cultural and economic constructions of affect in the early modern theater. While historicist and materialist inquiry has dominated early modern theater studies in recent years, the historically…

    Hardback – 2015-04-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Masculine Virtue in Early Modern Spain book cover

    Masculine Virtue in Early Modern Spain

    1st Edition

    By Shifra Armon

    Masculine Virtue in Early Modern Spain extricates the history of masculinity in early modern Spain from the narrative of Spain’s fall from imperial power after 1640. This book culls genres as diverse as emblem books, poetry, drama, courtesy treatises and prose fiction, to restore the inception of…

    Hardback – 2015-03-28
    Routledge
    New Hispanisms: Cultural and Literary Studies

  • Ceremonial Entries in Early Modern Europe: The Iconography of Power book cover

    Ceremonial Entries in Early Modern Europe

    The Iconography of Power, 1st Edition

    Edited by J.R. Mulryne, Maria Ines Aliverti, Anna Maria Testaverde

    The fourteen essays that comprise this volume concentrate on festival iconography, the visual and written languages, including ephemeral and permanent structures, costume, dramatic performance, inscriptions and published festival books that ’voiced’ the social, political and cultural messages…

    Hardback – 2015-03-04
    Routledge
    European Festival Studies: 1450-1700

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