The Resource Broken boundaries : women & feminism in Restoration drama, Katherine M. Quinsey, editor ; contributors, Dagny Boebel [and eleven others]

Broken boundaries : women & feminism in Restoration drama, Katherine M. Quinsey, editor ; contributors, Dagny Boebel [and eleven others]

Label
Broken boundaries : women & feminism in Restoration drama
Title
Broken boundaries
Title remainder
women & feminism in Restoration drama
Statement of responsibility
Katherine M. Quinsey, editor ; contributors, Dagny Boebel [and eleven others]
Contributor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This volume of twelve original essays is the first comprehensive study of feminist issues in Restoration drama. The late seventeenth century marks a pivotal era in the history of feminism, when Renaissance assumptions about gender and patriarchy were being directly challenged. For the first time, women appeared onstage as actresses, made their presence felt as spectators and patrons, and wrote a number of the plays produced in theaters. In an unusually direct and probing way, drama of the Restoration period raised radical questions about the place of women in the family and in society, and abo
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
822.409352042
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PR698.F45
LC item number
.B76 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Quinsey, Katherine M.
  • Boebel, Dagny
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English drama
  • Feminism and literature
  • Literature and society
  • Women in the theater
  • Women and literature
  • Feminist drama, English
  • Theater
  • Gender identity in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Women in literature
Label
Broken boundaries : women & feminism in Restoration drama, Katherine M. Quinsey, editor ; contributors, Dagny Boebel [and eleven others]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part 1 Instruments of Propagation: Plays by Women; Blacker Than Hell Creates: Pix Rewrites Othello; Unmanned with Thy Words: Regendering Tragedy in Manley and Trotter; In the Carnival World of Adam's Garden: Roving and Rape in Behn's Rover; Closure and Subversion in Behn's Comedies; Lady Fulbank and the Poet's Dream in Behn 's Lucky Chance; Part 2 Chased Desire: Women and Feminism in Plays by Men; Tupping Your Rival's Women: Cit-Cuckolding as Class Warfare in Restoration Comedy
  • Almahide Still Lives: Feminine Will and Identity in Dryden's Conquest of GranadaResisting a Private Tyranny in Two Humane Comedies; The Way of the Word: Telling Differences in Congreve's Way of the World; Part 3 The Gaze Reversed: Theory and History of Performance; Rape, Voyeurism, and the Restoration Stage; Reading Masks: The Actress and the Spectatrix in Restoration Shakespeare; Sticks and Rags, Bodies and Brocade: Essentializing Discourses and the Late Restoration Playhouse; Contributors; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813147833
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000333883
  • (EBL)1915005
  • (SSID)ssj0001401542
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12540003
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001401542
  • (PQKBWorkID)11349939
  • (PQKB)11588652
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1915005
  • (OCoLC)606068946
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse43728
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000333883
Label
Broken boundaries : women & feminism in Restoration drama, Katherine M. Quinsey, editor ; contributors, Dagny Boebel [and eleven others]
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part 1 Instruments of Propagation: Plays by Women; Blacker Than Hell Creates: Pix Rewrites Othello; Unmanned with Thy Words: Regendering Tragedy in Manley and Trotter; In the Carnival World of Adam's Garden: Roving and Rape in Behn's Rover; Closure and Subversion in Behn's Comedies; Lady Fulbank and the Poet's Dream in Behn 's Lucky Chance; Part 2 Chased Desire: Women and Feminism in Plays by Men; Tupping Your Rival's Women: Cit-Cuckolding as Class Warfare in Restoration Comedy
  • Almahide Still Lives: Feminine Will and Identity in Dryden's Conquest of GranadaResisting a Private Tyranny in Two Humane Comedies; The Way of the Word: Telling Differences in Congreve's Way of the World; Part 3 The Gaze Reversed: Theory and History of Performance; Rape, Voyeurism, and the Restoration Stage; Reading Masks: The Actress and the Spectatrix in Restoration Shakespeare; Sticks and Rags, Bodies and Brocade: Essentializing Discourses and the Late Restoration Playhouse; Contributors; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813147833
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000333883
  • (EBL)1915005
  • (SSID)ssj0001401542
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12540003
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001401542
  • (PQKBWorkID)11349939
  • (PQKB)11588652
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1915005
  • (OCoLC)606068946
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse43728
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000333883

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