The Resource Signatures of the past : cultural memory in contemporary Anglophone North American drama, Marc Maufort & Caroline De Wagter (eds.)

Signatures of the past : cultural memory in contemporary Anglophone North American drama, Marc Maufort & Caroline De Wagter (eds.)

Label
Signatures of the past : cultural memory in contemporary Anglophone North American drama
Title
Signatures of the past
Title remainder
cultural memory in contemporary Anglophone North American drama
Statement of responsibility
Marc Maufort & Caroline De Wagter (eds.)
Title variation
Cultural memory in contemporary Anglophone North American drama
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
812/.5409
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9191.5
LC item number
.S54 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Maufort, Marc
  • De Wagter, Caroline
Series statement
Dramaturgies,
Series volume
no. 24
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Canadian drama
  • Canadian drama
  • American drama
  • American drama
  • Collective memory in literature
  • Minorities in literature
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Theater and society
  • Theater and society
Label
Signatures of the past : cultural memory in contemporary Anglophone North American drama, Marc Maufort & Caroline De Wagter (eds.)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Signatures of cultural memory / Marc Maufort -- "Hopeful monsters and doomed freaks": evolutionary overtones in Canadian and American drama / Craig Walker -- Remembering Africa, performing cultural memory: Lorraine Hansberry, Suzan-Lori Parks and Djanet Sears / Harry J. Elam -- Performing intercultural memory in the diasporic present: the case of Toronto / Ric Knowles -- "The ground on which I stand": rewriting history, African Canadian style / Jacqueline Petropoulos -- Mixed race and cultural memory: Carl Hancock Rux' Talk / Michele Elam -- Remembering Agraba: Canadian political theatre and the construction of cultural memory / Jerry Wasserman -- Contending with rupture: memory-work in Latina-Canadian playwriting / Guillermo Verdecchia -- Tierra, nuestra madre, land, burial, memory and chicanidad in the dramaturgies of Alfaro, Moraga, and Sanchez-Scott / Phil Howard -- Impossible patriots: the exiled queer in Cherríe Moraga's The hungry woman, a Mexican Medea / Micaela Díaz-Sánchez -- Indigena as scribe: the (w)rite to remember / Cherríe L. Moraga -- Cositas quebradas: performance codex / Celia Herrera Rodríguez -- "Prior was here": renegotiating a role for the ghost of cultural memory in four Cree plays / Mary Blackstone -- "Being in a memory but present in time": re-inscription of multiple memories in Marie Clements' The unnatural and accidental women / Sheila Rabillard -- Bones perform: ola na iwi and the viability of memory / Sammie Choy -- Creation of shifting local identities: historically-based theatre in a Canadian small city / Ginny Ratsoy -- Memories, hauntings and exorcisms in Brad Fraser's Snake in fridge / Roberta Mock -- Spreading American feminism: the vagina monologues and cultural identity / Susan Kattwinkel -- "Suddenly, Canada is hot": memories of Canadian identity construction as cultural export / Birgit Schreyer Duarte -- Re-configuring cultural memory in Chay Yew's Wonderland and M.J. Kang's Blessings / Caroline De Wagter -- Performing the Asian American signature in law and theatre / Karen Shimakawa
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
312 p.
Isbn
9789052014548
Lccn
2008035153
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2075748-01umb_inst
  • 2079598
  • (OCoLC)244628291
Label
Signatures of the past : cultural memory in contemporary Anglophone North American drama, Marc Maufort & Caroline De Wagter (eds.)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Signatures of cultural memory / Marc Maufort -- "Hopeful monsters and doomed freaks": evolutionary overtones in Canadian and American drama / Craig Walker -- Remembering Africa, performing cultural memory: Lorraine Hansberry, Suzan-Lori Parks and Djanet Sears / Harry J. Elam -- Performing intercultural memory in the diasporic present: the case of Toronto / Ric Knowles -- "The ground on which I stand": rewriting history, African Canadian style / Jacqueline Petropoulos -- Mixed race and cultural memory: Carl Hancock Rux' Talk / Michele Elam -- Remembering Agraba: Canadian political theatre and the construction of cultural memory / Jerry Wasserman -- Contending with rupture: memory-work in Latina-Canadian playwriting / Guillermo Verdecchia -- Tierra, nuestra madre, land, burial, memory and chicanidad in the dramaturgies of Alfaro, Moraga, and Sanchez-Scott / Phil Howard -- Impossible patriots: the exiled queer in Cherríe Moraga's The hungry woman, a Mexican Medea / Micaela Díaz-Sánchez -- Indigena as scribe: the (w)rite to remember / Cherríe L. Moraga -- Cositas quebradas: performance codex / Celia Herrera Rodríguez -- "Prior was here": renegotiating a role for the ghost of cultural memory in four Cree plays / Mary Blackstone -- "Being in a memory but present in time": re-inscription of multiple memories in Marie Clements' The unnatural and accidental women / Sheila Rabillard -- Bones perform: ola na iwi and the viability of memory / Sammie Choy -- Creation of shifting local identities: historically-based theatre in a Canadian small city / Ginny Ratsoy -- Memories, hauntings and exorcisms in Brad Fraser's Snake in fridge / Roberta Mock -- Spreading American feminism: the vagina monologues and cultural identity / Susan Kattwinkel -- "Suddenly, Canada is hot": memories of Canadian identity construction as cultural export / Birgit Schreyer Duarte -- Re-configuring cultural memory in Chay Yew's Wonderland and M.J. Kang's Blessings / Caroline De Wagter -- Performing the Asian American signature in law and theatre / Karen Shimakawa
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
312 p.
Isbn
9789052014548
Lccn
2008035153
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2075748-01umb_inst
  • 2079598
  • (OCoLC)244628291

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