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Maggie Gale, Author of the Month, February 2010

Maggie Gale is the co-editor of the upcoming Routledge Drama Anthology and Sourcebook - a groundbreaking collection of plays, performance texts and theoretical writings covering modernism to contemporary performance. From Ibsen to Lorca to Gomez-Pena the Anthology contains over over 30 full play texts.

Professor Maggie Gale is Chair of Drama at the University of Manchester where she teaches Practitioners in Context and undergraduate level and Methodologies and Contemporary Performance at postgraduate level. She has also taught at the Universities of Warwick and Birmingham.
She is co-editor of the Routledge Drama Anthology and Sourcebook and co-editor of the Routledge Modern and Contemporary Dramatists series and wrote the book in the series on J.B. Priestley.

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  1. J.B. Priestley

    By Maggie B. Gale

    Series: Routledge Modern and Contemporary Dramatists

    J. B. Priestley is the first book to provide a detailed and up to date analysis of the enormous contribution made by this playwright, novelist, journalist and critic to twentieth century British theatre. Priestley was often criticised for being either too populist or too experimental and this...

    Published March 10th 2008 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge Drama Anthology and Sourcebook

    From Modernism to Contemporary Performance

    Edited by Maggie B. Gale, John F. Deeney

    The Routledge Drama Anthology and Sourcebook is a groundbreaking compilation of the key movements in the history of modern theatre, from the late Nineteenth Century to contemporary performance practice. Each of the book’s five sections comprises a selection of plays and performance texts that...

    Published August 17th 2010 by Routledge

  3. West End Women

    Women and the London Stage 1918 - 1962

    By Maggie Gale

    Series: Gender in Performance

    Maggie Gale's West End Women uncovers groundbreaking material about women playwrights and the staging of their performances between the years 1918 and 1962. It documents a dynamic era of social and theatrical history, analysing the transformations that occurred in the theatre and the lives of...

    Published November 20th 1996 by Routledge